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Nov 6 2013, 4:50pm

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Rewrite Tolkien November contest

It's time to announce November'sRewrite Tolkien contest, where you, the fans, can rewrite your favorite passages or scenes in the style of a classic author. We will select a theme each month, and then it's up to you to put your spin on it!

The theme for the month of November is:


The Hobbit as written by J.K. Rowling/ The Harry Potter series

Using characters from 'The Hobbit', come up with a poem or short story in the style of J.K. Rowling - Gandalf's early years at Hogwarts...Beorn vs. Fluffy...Dobby the house elf paying his cousins in Mirkwood a visit - it's up to you!

Our judges will read through all of your submissions, and choose the best of the bunch. The Grand Prize Winner will get their entry read live by our own Quickbeam on the first TORn Tuesday of November, as well as having it published here on TheOneRing.net. Two runners-up will have their stories posted here on TORn.
The contest deadline is 12:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) on Monday, November 25th. Please be sure to read all of the submission guidelines below and submit your entry to rewrite_tolkien_contest@theonering.net.

Good luck!

****Submission Guidelines****

  • Contest is open to individuals worldwide, age 13 and up at the time of entry.

  • To avoid duplicate submissions, please include your name and location on all entries.

  • To qualify, submissions must be a minimum of 500 words and maximum of 2000 words, feature characters from The Hobbit and be in the style of the author/genre for that month's contest.

  • All submissions should be emailed to mailto: rewrite_tolkien_contest@theonering.net with the entry in the body of the email.  No attachments.

  • No posting your entry on the message boards or TORn’s Facebook page.

  • No profanity. We realize that some authors’ styles require it, so if you MUST use profanity, please censor it with asterisks.

  • By submitting, you are giving TORn permission to reproduce your entry on our website or other formats (Twitter, Facebook, etc…)

  • Only one entry per person, and each entry may not be submitted more than once.

  • Contestants are only eligible to win once in a 12 month period.

  • Entries that do not follow these submission guidelines will not be considered for the contest.

*Illustration by Mary GrandPre

(This post was edited by entmaiden on Nov 9 2013, 5:01pm)

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Post edited by entmaiden (Forum Admin) on Nov 9 2013, 5:01pm

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