This is a fun contest! ULTRA FLASH FICTION
Rules: This contest is open to any NCWN member, or to any member of Pittsboro Writers’ Morning Out living in Chatham or Lee County.
Any subject, any style not to exceed 300 words, including the title.
Only words of one syllable allowed. (Contractions pronounced as one syllable are OK. Exp: I’m, I’d, I’ve, can’t, won’t, don’t. Also, possessives pronounced as one syllable: Joe’s, Ann’s, Kate’s etc)
Yes, it can be done. You can write a story in 300 words, but you must make every word count. This will require some craftsmanship. Give it a try!
If you wish to see an example:look at August 8, 2011 of this blog to read the winner of last year’s contest.
This will be a blind judging. Your name should not appear on the story page. Include a cover page with name, title, word count and email address. Send MS and cover page as attachments in .doc, .docx or .txt format.to:
firstname.lastname@example.org Due date: July 30, 2012.
The winning entry will be posted to this blog. By submitting an entry, you are assumed to be granting us one-time reprint rights. This is necessary so we can legally post the winning story to the blog.
If you do not wish a winning entry to be so posted, just let us know.