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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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2005-12-02 [RiddleRose]: *copies canis meus id comedit*

2005-12-02 [Charybdis]: o_o That's a pumpkin! ... I don't know whether to be amused or slightly disturbed xD

2005-12-02 [someelf]: Hehe, be amused :p It could be worse ^^

2005-12-03 [NightTheOwl]: huh I have'nt gotten my badge :(

2005-12-04 [Charybdis]: Because I've been too busy in the last few days to even get on ET, but in fact I am doing them right now :)

2005-12-04 [Sunrose]: [NightTheOwl] is a spammer for badges and will get things removed next time... :)

2005-12-05 [NightTheOwl]: :| Im quiet now

2006-03-28 [NotetoSelf]: hey so where can we find our poems? can we still get them back? or is all hope lost?!

2006-03-28 [Sunrose]: Halloween Poetry 05, page 1 and so on :)

2006-09-26 [~*Luna*~]: I know I am dumb and probably read over it, but where do we submit poems??

2006-09-26 [~*Luna*~]: hehe. THank you, Morningstar!

2006-09-26 [Morningstar Rising]: Your welcome. Good Luck.

2006-10-02 [A_real_freak]: SWEET HALLOWEEN CONTEST THIS WILL BE MY VERY FIRST CONTEST I ENTER!! and my birth day is on october 28 ^_^

2006-10-03 [Fireblade K'Chona]: Bugger, I wrote a lovely sestina about vampires and it's too long. >.< It's only 39 lines-can I still enter?

2006-10-03 [Sunrose]: No :(

2006-10-03 [Fireblade K'Chona]: Oh well. -sigh- And it's such a nice sestina too; I quite like it! And I went to all that trouble!

Oh well.

2006-10-03 [Linderel]: You could still submit it to Daily Poem, though. :)

2006-10-03 [Fireblade K'Chona]: I could, I could. I probably will.

2006-10-03 [GoneGone]: Where may I lodge a suggestion/complaint concerning this competition?

2006-10-03 [Linderel]: Here, probably.

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