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Halloween Poetry Competition



Greetings, and welcome to Elftown's official Halloween Poetry Competition!

This contest is CLOSED!


Contest Moderator(s): [Nioniel] & [Ravendust]

Please read the [#RULES] and the [#THEME] before entering!


1. No plagiarism. works must be written and conceived of by Elftowners and posted here by the original author.

2. Old work allowed. Old works are allowed in this contest, provided they have not already been submitted to another official Elftown Contest and fit the theme. If your work has been submitted in an unofficial contest, then you are still free to enter it here.

3. Each member may submit two (2) entries.

4. Length: The poem should be fewer than 50 lines.

5. Subject matter: Works that depict graphic violence, pornography or other disturbing actions will not be accepted. Only works that fit the [#theme] will be allowed.

6. Vote-mongering: Asking people to vote for you is not allowed. You may ask people to vote in the poll in general, but not specifically for you.

7. Queries: If you wish to discuss something about how the contest is run, or the rules, then please use the official contest forum: <forum:Elftown contests>! If you wish to bring up a query about whether a certain entry fits the theme, please speak up before the entries make it to the polls. You can still speak up even after the contest is closed, as long as the polls have not yet gone up yet. Complaints received after the aforementioned will not be considered valid. However, if you wish to query whether an entry is stolen art or breaks any other rules, you may still bring this up after the poll has been made.


Theme and deadline

What will we be expecting?
The theme is: Halloween!
-Anything Halloween related!
-Monsters, Jack-o-lanterns, trick-or-treaters, costumes, candy...anything you can think of that relates to Halloween!

DEADLINE: 10th November 2014
Judging will be done: TBA

Up to two poems will be picked out by Literature Judges from all those presented. Winners and participants will receive the following badges:

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Halloween Poetry 14, page 1


To see entries from past competitions, see:
Halloween Writing Competitions

Go or return to:
- Halloween Art Competition
- Elftown Halloween Competitions
- Festivals
- Competitions

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2008-10-03 [Jitter]: Actually it gets quite crammed if we add writing winners as well. I think that's why they're not here but they can always be seen at official competition winners gallery

2008-10-03 [Lothuriel]: One of the many reasons you are teh awesome!<img:61691_1132959456.gif>

2008-10-03 [Jitter]: <img:44166_1164145197.gif><img:44166_1164903263.gif>

2009-01-03 [FamousPanda]: Lets get a head start on the 2009 comp. ^-^ haha

2010-09-06 [Ravendust]: Halloween Poetry Competitions is a blank wiki

2010-09-06 [SilverFire]: Fixed, thanks. :)

2011-09-09 [FamousPanda]: open for 2011?

2011-09-09 [SilverFire]: It will be soon. ;)

2011-09-23 [FamousPanda]: Can't wait.. I'm glad to be back on here ^-^

2011-09-25 [MyAlterEgo]: I don't want to sound stupid, but can you define vintage poetry?

2011-09-25 [SilverFire]: Vintage is the theme, not a medium. You're not writing "vintage poetry" but poetry with a "vintage" topic.

2011-11-06 [Olwen]: when does the winner get announced?

2011-11-06 [wicked fae mage]: After the Literature Judges have discussed and debated which poem they feel should win. It could take a few days, but they have already started :)

2011-11-12 [Tynuka-Rhytishy]: Just so someone knows, it still says the contest is open above.

2011-11-12 [Nioniel]: Fixed. Thanks!

2011-11-24 [FamousPanda]: Anything yet?

2011-11-24 [Nioniel]: I'm sure that as soon as a decision has been made, the winner will be announced.

2011-12-13 [FamousPanda]: This is the longest few days of my life lol

2011-12-13 [iippo]: Sorry, have a bit more patience, the judges have almost finished judging and we're almost ready to announce winnars :3

2014-11-12 [Ravendust]: [Nioniel] <3 thanks for doing the close, super busy past two days :o

2014-11-12 [Nioniel]: No worries.

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