In my world...

Write a story that starts with the sentence: In my world.... Your story must start with the fragment of a sentence above. You have the option to put it in quotes (for dialogue) and to change the punctuation at the end. Please add to the sentence, and the punctation is your choise. The story can be about anything but start with the fragment of a sentence above. Creative approaches are welcomed but the contest voters will be aware of the challenge made here to begin your story with the fragment provided.

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 of 80.00 member dollars. In this contest at least 5 submissions must be made for the vote to begin.

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    This contest challenged writers to start a story with a specific sentence. If the sentence was not used it should not be voted for. That is a requirement. Writers could not add to the sentence. But they did have the option to put it in quotes (for dialogue) and to change the punctuation at the end. But could not add to the sentence or change it in any other way. There are requirements for length. Minimum length 700 words. Maximum Length 7,000 words.

This contest is full. There are no reserved spots remaining. 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.

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bowls Position Reserved
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