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Short Story Contest: Horror Theme

Discussion in 'Konoha Country Club' started by Raiden, Sep 29, 2019.

  1. Raiden Moderator

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    Hello everyone,

    Thanks for your feedback in our last Contest Discussion Thread. I am excited to announce the launch of our next contest, Short Stories with a Horror Theme! We are doing this contest in the spirit of Halloween. A few ground rules for the contest:
    • Members will enter into a friendly competition to submit their stories. Please make sure your stories are at least 350 words. Try as best as you can to relate the story to horror
    • Please don't troll the contest
    • Please use the to post your entries. The deadline for this is October 24th, 2019 at 1AM UTC.
    • We will subsequently begin voting. Voting will last from October 25th, 2019 to October 30th, 2019
    Awards for Contest:

    30K participation points for all entries.

    1st Place -7 Contest Points
    2nd Place- 4 Contest Points
    3rd Place- 2 Contest Points

    Feel free to post any questions here. Shooting me a private message is a good way to reach me too.
     
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    Is there a maximum word count as well? Or just anything equal to or above 350 words?
     
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    ^I too would like to know that question from fam a lam
     
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    I love horrors..I might write down something..nice to know we got this
     
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    Only a word minimum. Putting on a word cap caused a slight delay a few months ago.
     
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    “Don’t troll the contest” :hestonpls

    Anyway, can’t wait to get spooked by the stories :blobhide


    That Horror short story contest banner ad is already creeping me out :hestonpls
     
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    Do we just post them as a post in that thread?
     
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    Yeah your entry goes in the other thread. Our way of trying to separate things out. All discussion goes here :) :).
     
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    >No word maximum

    :drake
     
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    Three entries so far :dance :dance.
     
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    Dont do better than me so I can win y’all, thanks kindly
     
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    Haha I figured you'd like it.
     
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    I wonder how many more entries we are going to get. Deadline is starting to get close.

    Is anyone else planning to participate who hasn't entered already?
     
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    I still have few days left ...good
     
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    Honestly I had 4 different stories pop out in my brain as I was writting this one so yeah... Guess next year :kickcan

    Spoiler:
    One had a ghost! :uwah
     
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    Creative indeed Mr Lion...
     
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    You guys should definitely join before the deadline
     
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    Deadline... Now THAT'S a cool name for a Halloween short story! :hm
     
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    So we can't troll? Wtf...:gucci
     
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    Oh fuck, deadline's approaching.
    Gotta churn something out.
     
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    Looking forward to it!
     
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    I'll see if I can cook something up today.
     
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    I just remember I was so drunk writing this...I should proof read it...nah a drunken mind adds to the horror
     
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    Things were hectic for me and I couldn't get a submission in.
    I'll be interested to read all the others, though.
     
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