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Time Travel Short Story

Plan, structure, and write a short story work with heavy detail of subject and time era. See the details in the announcement.


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Consider what professions and technology influence society now in 2009. Take a character(s) from a different era, and put them in 2009, using conflict of the times and positive/negative (whichever you choose) for the character to live in this time.

Feel free to reverse it. Choose a time in history, where your character(s) must live in a different time period. Draw obstacles from newsworthy historic events, tales from grandparents, whatever. Accuracy of time should be crucial to your work. 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 . There are 7 spots still open. If all open spots are used the prize pool will be 24.00 member dollars. At least 2 submissions must be made for the vote to begin.

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Deadline: Tuesday, July 28th at 03:32 AM EST.

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