Joan D'arc

The topic for this contest is: Meeting Joan from the 14th Century. She was labelled a heretic and burnt at the stake in 1431, at 19 years of age.

Write a story that somehow incorporates the topic. The story has to be specifically about the topic. Creative approaches are welcomed. But contest voters will be asked to consider the topic when making a choice for a winner.

Minimum length 700 words. Maximum Length 7,000 words. Recommended length 2,000 - 3,500 words.

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 30.00 member dollars. There are 12 spots still open. If all open spots are used the prize pool will be 90.00 member dollars. In this contest at least 5 submissions must be made for the vote to begin.

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The voting booth will include this summary of the contest:

    You are meeting Joan of Arc, a village girl in your house for the first time.
    What do you say to her? Set the scene to warn her of her imminent death.
    Make it as realistic as possible!

    Minimum length 700 words. Maximum Length 4,000 words.


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Entry
Entered The Maid
Entered Joan Of Arc
Entered Joan
Entered Unexpected
Entered Tragic ending
Entered May 16th 1920