Short Story Contest


  • Coder

    Contest!

    Introducing our second contest and one perhaps better geared to the community: a short story judged by @EmmahSue, @Thenomain and myself. At least four entries need to be made by the deadline to make this happen.

    Details

    • Theme: An anthropologist's take on an extinct alien race.
    • Length: 400 - 800 words.
    • Link: Provide a link in this topic to a post in Creative with a tag of story contest (if you don't have access to creative, join the creative group).
    • Deadline: This topic will be locked midnight EST, July 5th, 2016.

    Prizes

    First Place: $30.00
    Second Place: $15.00

    All prizes will be delivered via paypal to an e-mail designated by each winner.

    Questions?

    Feel free to post questions for clarification or further information in this topic. Entrants, please make sure your link is clearly marked when replying.


  • Pitcrew

    Nice one I can participate in!


  • Pitcrew

    Okay but who's going to write the Liara/Javik porn.


  • Pitcrew

    I already know someones gonna do the ole "Anthropologists study a long dead Alien civilization.But it turns out, the anthropologists are aliens and the civilization is HUMANS!" so now I have to think up something original!



  • @DnvnQuinn said in Short Story Contest:

    I already know someones gonna do the ole "Anthropologists study a long dead Alien civilization.But it turns out, the anthropologists are aliens and the civilization is HUMANS!" so now I have to think up something original!

    Literally my first thought, and second thought, yep.


  • Politics

    I have been informed by the powers that be that if we do that, we have to pay them the prize money.


  • Tutorialist

    @Glitch said in Short Story Contest:

    • Length: 400 - 800 words.

    That's not a short story, that's a scene! >:| goes back to the writershop.

    ETA: But at least it won't be soul crushing to edit, like a novel.


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