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

Contest Closed!


Contest moderated by the Elftown Council

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.



It's a Christmas competition! The theme is Christmas, duh!


Get your entries in by 13/01/14

Up to 2 poems will be picked out by Literature Judges from all those presented. Winners and participants will receive the following badges:

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Contest CLOSED!

To view this year's entries go to
Christmas Poetry 13, page 1


The previous years' submissions:
Christmas Writing Competitions

Go or return to:
- Elftown Christmas Competitions
 - Christmas Art Competition
 - Christmas Photography Competition

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2006-11-27 [Ocean Soul]: x) I think it's good to recycle here.. that way everyone who's still watching gets a message immediately and will know the contest is open again ^__^

2006-11-27 [Dark Side of the Moon]: very true!

2006-12-09 [Heather Thomason]: hmm i wonder if i can write a poem for this.

2006-12-10 [Once upon a dream]: This is my first time doing any contest on elftown. ^^ I'm excited! Goodluck to everyone.

2006-12-11 [Ariandra]: Is prose acceptable for this contest?

2006-12-11 [Linderel]: Umm, no. This is the Christmas poetry contest, so I don't really see where that question spawned from.

2006-12-13 [babymama]: congrats for what

2006-12-13 [Sunrose]: Sorry?

2006-12-15 [blue cavalier]: <img:44166_1164145221.gif>

2006-12-17 [Papa Don't Preach]: when does it get judged??? :S

2006-12-17 [shotokan_gal]: Not until after the deadline.

2006-12-17 [Papa Don't Preach]: the deadlines next wed, is it?

2006-12-17 [shotokan_gal]: Yep. Then sometime after that, when the judging is complete, the winners will be posted on mainstreet.

2006-12-17 [Papa Don't Preach]: ok cool ^^; first time entering so i was a bitty confused. thanks for helping

2006-12-17 [Linderel]: Umm. I'll understand if it isn't allowed, but can collaborated poems be submitted? :3

2006-12-17 [Papa Don't Preach]: collaborated?

2006-12-17 [Sunrose]: Err I don't know :p

2006-12-17 [Linderel]: Who knows, then? :O

2006-12-17 [Papa Don't Preach]: what about poems which have been written in response to another, even if they have the required specifications?

2006-12-17 [Sunrose]: No one does :P

2006-12-17 [Papa Don't Preach]: anyone going to answer my q?

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