Zach Caldwell Posted September 19, 2016 Report Share Posted September 19, 2016 Castle Roland is excited to announce our 3rd Annual Halloween Short Story Contest "The Season of the Witch" Contest Rules Submissions Deadline: 10/23/16 11:59 pm Central Standard Time Stories should be edited and polished, they will be posted exactly as you send them. Stories must contain a Halloween theme. Think outside the box. (Stories do not need to have a witch theme) Stories should be more than 15,000 words and less than 45,000 Author's names and story titles will be removed to ensure blind judging. Submission must be emailed to email@example.com. Please include the following subject line: 2016 Halloween Contest Submission sent to any other email will invalidate the blind voting and will be disqualified. Submissions are open to the public and all are encouraged to join the fun: Voting will be closed to the public and only forum members may vote. Judging will begin on 10/24/16 and will conclude on 10/30/16 Members will be asked to judge the stories based on the following Theme: Does the story embrace the Halloween season Content: Was the story gripping and enjoyable Character Development: Were you able to connect with the main characters Plot: Did the author develop a strong plot withing the word count restrictions of the contest Would you recommend this story to others. Scores will be totaled and then averaged by the numbers of voters for each story. ken barber, D'Artagnon and Jeikor 3 Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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