Write a story set in a world where the emotion and/or feeling of love is absent in humans and has to be taken only as a drug.
Artales-20: Event Rules and Guidelines
–> This is an open event for anyone to participate in(except for people from Pluto. We have some issues with them.).
- Word limit: Minimum 2000 and maximum 3000 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
- 1 entry per person. No previously published writings.
- You are expected to post your entries on the ArtoonsInn Writers Room website | writers.artoonsinn.com. Sign up on the website in case you haven’t already, to submit your writing. Ensure you check “Artales-20″ and “Love Potion” categories and any other categories (Genre/Theme) that your story is most relevant to while submitting.
- Upload a non-copyrighted Landscape cover picture along with your writing (Refer www.unsplash.com or www.pixabay.com). Make sure to add photographer credits at the bottom of your writing. Writings without a cover image attached will not be approved on the website.
- Once your story is approved on the website, share the link to your story in the ArtoonsInn Writers Room Facebook group with your post description. Please note that the entries with too many grammatical errors, weak plots will be removed from the website after 45 days of approval.
- Submissions deadline: 17th February 2021 at midnight IST. Entries submitted after the deadline will be considered as Guest entries. Winner/s will be announced on Recognition Day, 28th February 2021 on www.facebook.com/ArtoonsInn.
- Spread Kindness. Spread Love.
- Enjoy writing/reading Artales-20!
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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.
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