Wednesday, April 1, 2015

April Contest

Hi everyone. I can't believe it is already April! This is my last month of school until I will be cramming for tests... and then..... wait for it.... SUMMER!!!!! We will be giving away a copy of Orphan's Song to the winner and posting their story, along with second and third place on the blog!


This month we are going to do a different type of contest. I am going to give you the genre and a few other ideas and then you can choose one and fly with it in any way you like! Your story can be any length you would like (within reason;).

Choose one from each category:

Genre:
Science Fiction
Action
Historical Fiction
Comedy
Fantasy
Mystery

Main Character:
Outcast
Royalty
A race other than human (fictional)
Under age 10 or over age 50
Twin
Super Smart

Location:
Australia
Antarctica
Indian Ocean
Mars
Great Britain
Kayoklutosni (random made up place;)

Word to include (you may have to look up the definitions:) :
Amphibian
Baseball
Cafard
Gabby
Haboob

When you are done please email your short stories to futurehomeschoolauthors@gmail.com. Enjoy! I think it shall be quite fun to read these entries!

4 comments:

  1. Sounds like fun! Thanks for planning this out, it looks awesome! I just had a quick question: is there a deadline? Thank you!
    ~Mikayla L.

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    1. The 22'nd. Sorry that was not in the post.

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  2. Just a question -- is the entry story required to have a title?

    ~Victoria

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    1. No, you do not need a title. Just include your name in the email with it.

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