Collaborative Rhyming Poem

Poetry Contest

1. Read ALL rules since some do NOT show except on Contest Announcement Page
2. Poem contest is designed for ONLY 2 Fan Story authors
3. NOT blind--name will automatically display for Author who POSTS entry. Both
authors, however, should mention their names (or pen names) in description box,
dedication, and/or notes--choose at least one of these or all
4. RHYME SCHEME--some pattern, which is authors' choice, should be evident--
Near Rhymes are acceptable, although no more than 3 pairs which covers a total
of 6 lines
5. NO mono-rhymes, any style of sonnet, haiku or 5-7-5 suite or similar style--
so, No sonnets, no haiku, and no 5-7-5 or other short styles
6. LENGTH--MINIMUM of 12 lines with MAXIMUM of 23 lines
7. TITLE may be included in body of poem, as well as Dedication for a total
of 3 lines which are NOT counted in the length of poem
8. AUTHOR NOTES acceptable
9. NO music, videos, or animation
10. ONE image--author's choice or not
11. FONT--one color font chosen from what FS offers on Advanced Editor
12. TOPIC--author's choice EXCEPT: no COVID-19, political figures, laws,
or governments
13. At least 5 submitted entries before voting booth opens

The contest winner will win half of the prize pool which is based on the number of entries. The second and third place winners will each share the remaining prize pool. The prize pool is currently 25.00 member dollars. There are 13 spots still open. If all open spots are used the prize pool will be 90.00 member dollars. In this contest at least 2 submissions must be made for the vote to begin.

Deadline: Contest is closed. Deadline was Wednesday, June 17, 2020.

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Created by Jannypan (Jan)
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All contest entries will be reviewed by the Contest Entry Compliance Committee. The committee will read all entries to ensure that the contest rules are being followed. If your entry is disqualified you will not be refunded the entry fees. The committee will review the entries when the deadline is reached. The voting will begin after the committee determines that all entries qualify and disqualify those that do not. This contest is open to all members. Past contest winners can join the contest. A voting booth will be created shortly after the deadline is reached. At that time all participants will be contacted so they can vote.

The voting booth will include this summary of the contest:

If you plan to write for this contest reserve a spot. There are a limited number of entries. A vote by writers will determine the winner. The decision is final. All members that submit a work are encouraged to vote. One entry per person. New entries to the site only. If you already posted a work on that work is not eligible for a contest.

Click the link above to submit your entry. Members with reservations can use the link provided in their contest profile. Members may not request votes, mention contest entries, or notify potential voters of the vote by private message or other means as specified in the contest terms. The site automatically checks for this form of communication. A break in the contest terms will result in the cancellation of the account.

Deadline: Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 11:59pm EST.

Contest Entries

Author Name Submission Status
Tootie Position Reserved
Anne-Marie brison Position Reserved
Tanvi Pauddar Position Reserved
Mia Twysted Entered When Words Don't Rhyme
DragonSkulls Entered Intertwined