You are to spend two days and three nights in a log cabin in the middle of the woods – alone. 

Base your story on this scenario.


UniK-8 Event Rules and Guidelines

–> This is an open event for anyone to participate in. 

  1. Word limit: Minimum 900 and maximum 1000 words.
    –>Please note that Endnotes/footnotes in entries will be excluded from Word count only when they stand independent of the story and act as a reference.
    Examples for Endnotes that will NOT be included in word count:
    Glossary, Credits, Reference links.
    Examples for Endnotes that WILL be included in word count:
    Epilogue, Author Notes (If the story depends on it for clarification), PostScript
  2. 1 entry per person. No previously published writings. 
  3. You are expected to post your entries on the ArtoonsInn Writers Room website | Sign up on the website in case you haven’t already, to submit your writing. Ensure you check “UniK-8 and Alone” categories and any other relevant categories (Genre/Theme) that your story is most relevant to while submitting.
  4. Upload a non-copyrighted cover picture along with your writing (Refer Make sure to add photographer credits at the bottom of your writing.
  5. Share the link to your story, once it is approved, in the ArtoonsInn Writers Room Facebook group with your post description and hashtags #ArtoonsInnWritersRoom #Alone #UniK-8.
  6. Submissions deadline: 13th January 2020 at midnight IST. Entries submitted after the deadline will be considered as Guest entries. Winner/s will be announced on Recognition Day, 31st January 2021 on
  7. Take care of your Mental Health as much as you do of your Physical Health.
  8. Enjoy writing/reading UniK-8!

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Disclaimer: Your stories may be subjected to receive serious criticism.

–>It is suggested that if you wish to see honest reviews on your story, you write honest reviews for other participants as well. ArtoonsInn encourages participants who support, encourage, and communicate with others in a diplomatic manner.

–>Stories written prior to the event or works previously published on any online or offline platforms are neither considered competing nor encouraged.

–>Participants found guilty of plagiarism will be removed from ArtoonsInn.

Prompt by Husna Thaslim, Watcher of ArtoonsInn.
Event Organizers: Watchers of ArtoonsInn 

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