For this contest, you are going to use the sentence provided as the first line of a short story.
Max. word count of 2500
Put trigger warnings if you're writing anything that could be, you know, triggering.
I think that's it! Let me know if you have any other questions, and enjoy!
Oh, right! almost forgot the sentence. Your starting sentence is, "Sitting on the roof, I stared up at the sky. Why did..." The rest is up to you.
Now that's it! Good luck.
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I want you to find (or write) the saddest sentence on the face of the earth.
Why are you still reading?
Oh yeah. Rulez.
-40 word max.
-Must be sad as all getout.
-One entry per challenger.
-Not too much cussing.
-Trigger warnings for anything gory or violent.
-If you start an argument in the comments, you will be blocked from the contest.
*ARBITRARY BONUS POINTS*
Have fun and good luck!
write me a short story about a girl/boy whose been kidnapped and is being held captive in an abandoned warehouse you can choose if they escape or not use your imagination go crazy and most important have fun, good luck!
- swearing is allowed not anything that's to bad
- not anything to sexual
- kissing is allowed
- don't try to put anyone down even if u don't like their story
-the max is 2 entries
🎃NO MULTIPLE ENTRIES ALLOWED FROM NOW On🎃
Write a sentence that makes you feel a really strong emotion. It should be just one sentence. And no longer than 50words.
Your sentence should make the reader feel the scene.
Like recently I saw a line in a book that said “It hurts more cause you were my family.”
idk why But I feel it being relatable plus I get the vibe.
I want you to write a love story starting with "Five years ago..."
This sentence fragment should be part of your very first sentence.
Rules:- Nothing sexual (kissing isallowed).- No word limit.- TW for violence/gore.- Two entries maximum per contestant.- Any mean comments willbe deleted.
Be creative, people—just keep it realistic (no alien invasions, dragons, wizards, etc.). Most importantly, have fun!