This is a fun contest! ULTRA FLASH FICTION
Rules: This contest is open to any NCWN member in Chatham or Lee Counties, or to any member of the Pittsboro Writers’ Morning Out.
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 is our fourth annual UFF contest. All our previous participants have agreed that this is difficult, but a great writing exercise! It will require some craftsmanship. Give it a try!
On our blog, at www.pittsboro-wmo.blogsppot.com go back to August 4, 2012 to see last year’s winning entry.
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 or docx or txt format to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Due date: June 15, 2013.
The winning entry will be posted to our blog. By submitting an entry, you are 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.