Pun-Forgivable, That's What You Are

Poetry Contest
Another Oh-Pun contest! Write a poem of at least four lines in length, no more than 40, using puns related to people's jobs or hobbies, or as an alternative theme, a poem dedicated to someone in high regard.

Example:
Anita ran a kitty shelter for stray pussycats,
so dedicated to her "claws" but keeping budget tight.
She took in all donations, since this project was her "pet."
She wrote a perfect motto: "Kitties "Paws" Here Every Night."

(Puns in quotation marks for emphasis, not required: claws as pun for word cause, pet having two meanings, paws as pun for word pause).


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 32.00 member dollars. There are 10 spots still open. If all open spots are used the prize pool will be 72.00 member dollars. In this contest at least 2 submissions must be made for the vote to begin.

Deadline: Contest is closed. Deadline was Monday, August 3, 2020.




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This contest requires "blind" entries. That means your posted work will have no means to identify you when viewed. Your name and other information will not be shown. Fan notifications will not be sent for work posted in this contest. It will still be available in your portfolio and treated like all other posts. But when viewed information to identify it with you will not be shown until after the voting is completed.

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:

    Poem of at least 4 lines in length, no more than 40, using puns related to person's job or hobbies, or dedicated to someone in high regard


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 FanStory.com 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: Monday, August 3, 2020 at 11:59pm EST.

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