May Writing Comp: The Sutrium Times

This month’s writing challenge is to write a newspaper-style article, that covers a topic you think people of the Land would be interested in reading about. It can be anything, from breaking story, to scandal, to general interest piece.

Entries open from now until 31 May 2009.

Submission Suggestions
Use your imagination - the point of this competition is to entertain (that doesn't mean it has to be classically funny, though - serious articles can be entertaining). Read a couple of newspaper articles to see how it's done, if you've not written one before.
Suggestions on topics - you could write an article on:
'An interview with our new Cheftain - get to know him'
'What's the latest fashion trend.'
'Our brothers and sisters in Sador'
'Herblore - not the abomination against Lud'
There are lots of possibilities!

Your entry should be no longer than 1000 words. You can only enter once, so make sure you're happy with the entry before you submit it!

1st: 40
2nd: 30
3rd: 20
Entry: 5

Judges: Bunne, songlover, and Deb
[Do you want to be a judge? Read what's required here.]

To submit, please post directly to the Fanfiction section of the site, and select the "Sutrium Times" Category.
For a complete FAQ on how to submit your stories to the Fanfiction section, see this post.
Don't worry about anyone stealing your ideas after you submit, either; all entries will remain hidden until the end of the competition.

If you have any questions, please ask them below!
    14 years ago

    Deb - you're it :) thanks everyone who offered.
    Moondream - you also entered your entry incorrectly, into the Characters field for some reason. Can you please re-enter it, and use this as a guide on how to enter: ~Link~

    [ edited 30 May 2009 : 08:53 ]

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    14 years ago

    I could judge.
    Ive never before, but i understand what to do.
    Im very new

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    14 years ago

    sounds like you have enough people for judging but i'll judge if i'm needed.
    (in other words i can't think of anythin to write about :"( )

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    14 years ago

    I'm up for judging if you need an extra.

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    14 years ago

    Ill go for judge!

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