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Haiku Movie Review
Write a Haiku. A Haiku has three lines. The first line has 5 syllables. The second line has 7 syllables. The third line has 5 syllables again. Take ANY movie and write a 5-7-5 haiku or senryu style review of it. Be serious or humorous...either way, act as if you were a movie critic and have fun!
5.00 member dollars  Poetry  2 of 18 80.00 member dollars Contests
Storm Approaches
Write a short story where a storm is approaching. Minimum length 700 words. Maximum Length 4,000 words.
5.00 member dollars  Fiction  10 of 18 40.00 member dollars Contests
Best Served Cold
Write a flash fiction tale of REVENGE. Maximum 800 words. This can be in any genre and can range from a light-hearted prank to a murderous act of vengeance. Clever twists and irony encouraged.
5.00 member dollars  Flash Fiction  11 of 18 35.00 member dollars Contests
~ Family Story (fiction) ~
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Write a FICTIONAL story that involves family. The word length is 500 words or less. Do NOT write about, or refer, to Halloween in any way--no witches, bats, zombies, trick-or-treating, for example. This is NOT a Halloween story. NO 'blood & guts" gory story, such as murder of people. Do NOT include any spirits or time travel among characters. Do NOT have any music that automatically plays when story begins. You may use 1 picture that has no words, animation, or music, one color font with one color background, dedication line (optional) which doesn't count in word length, and author notes that may include 1 video (may have vocal sound/music).
5.00 member dollars  Fiction  17 of 18 5.00 member dollars Jannypan (Jan)
Shadows Of The Night
Remember the show Dark Shadows? It featured many creepy elements. Pick one of the following characters and write a 300 - 700 word spooky story about them: Barnabas the Vampire, Quentin the Werewolf, Angelique the Witch, Adam the Frankenstein Monster, or Magda the Gypsy. For more information watch this video.
5.00 member dollars  Flash Fiction  16 of 18 10.00 member dollars writer723
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