CONTEST SUBMISSION FORM: The Huckfinn Contest
The Huckfinn Writing contest will be an annual contest in commemoration of American writer Mark Twain.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: January 15th 2016
NUMBER OF SUBMISSIONS ALLOWED: No more than 5 per author. (Authors can still have 3 pending submissions via our standard Submission Page…please do not submit the same story in both places! All contest submissions are also considered for publication!
LIMIT ON SUBMISSIONS: Only the first 500 stories will be accepted.
NUMBER OF WINNERS: Five (the same author is eligible to win all 5), but all submissions will be considered for publication!
COST: Submissions are free.
- $10 per winner, but the same author can win up to all 5 rewards.
- All 5 winners will be published and featured.
ELIGIBILITY: You must be 18 years of age. You must to a member of Story64; you must be signed in to submit an entry. You must be located in the U.S. to receive monetary rewards. (Accounts are free; just click on the Register option on the top left of our site). Contact Us if you have any issues creating an account.
SUBMIT YOUR STORY:
Story64 is looking for original content. Please review our criteria, listed below, before submitting your story. When submitting, please expect up to a 60 day turnaround for a decision. Every submission will receive a reply. We accept electronic submissions only.
Grammar: Apart from literary creativity, Story64 reserves the right to correct overt mistakes to grammar, spelling, and punctuation.
Do not use bold or underlines. Appropriately used italics is allowed.
- Format? Stories must be exactly 64 words long using our Word Counter Page.
- Reprints? No. We consider a story previously published if it has been in print or listed publicly anywhere on the internet including blogs, Facebook, or forums.
- Rights Story64 Retains? First Electronic Rights, Archival Rights.
WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT: Winner will be announced in the February 2016 issue.
DON’T GET BLACKLISTED: Please follow all submission and story criteria. Authors not submitting within our carefully laid out guidelines, can potentially be blacklisted from Story64.
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