Weave a Ghost Story Contest
Here is a contest for the spirit lying dormant inside you!
LEARNERS AND CREATORS!
Lend me your ears!
The participants are expected to weave a ghost story beginning with the following line:
“She woke up to find a figure seated on the only chair in the room, looking weirdly at her.”
The following ten words should figure in the story :
- LAUGHING STOCK
The words “Hey presto!” should appear at least twice in your ghost story.
Word limit: 1000 words.
Email id: email@example.com
Wonderful prizes awaiting the most spirited ones.
Waiting for your spirited response.
Hey, a cry pierces the night, let me go out and investigate and leave you to your devices.
And yes, the last date for submissions is 17 December 2016 .
Read the following guidelines to know more about the contest:
- The total word count should be a maximum of 1000 words.
- You can send more than one entry.
- There is no age limit for participating in the contest.
- The short story must be based on the given theme with the given words in it.
- You can send your own story or experience but it will be included in fiction genre.
- The story should not be published elsewhere, not even in your personal blog or website.
- By submitting your story to us, you thereby give us the right to publish the story in any format – online, ebook or print.
- The due credit will be given to the author.
- Once your story is selected for a prize, you will not be able to submit or publish the story elsewhere for the next three months from the date of publishing.
- We hold the right to reject a story if our editorial team doesn’t find it suitable.
- The last date for submission is Saturday, 17th December 2016, midnight.
- Entries (comprising story, author bio and contact details) are to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org in doc/docx file with ‘L&C Weave a Ghost Story Contest’ written in the subject line.
- Emails without the mentioned subject line or in other formats (like pdf) will be rejected.
Got a poem, story, musing or painting you would like to share with the world? Send your creative writings and expressions to email@example.com
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