The LinkedIn Comment Thread can be found here.
This post is for STORIES related to the Bonus Short Story Contest: “Valentine’s Day – thanks to a temporary rift in the space-time continuum, you encounter your 10-year-old self and have 10 minutes to give them advice or answer their questions about love. The story must be dialogue between the two of you.”
- Writers: if you would like your story to be critiqued/feed you must place “feedback requested” at the beginning or end of your story.
- Readers: you may comment on any story but please do not provide critiques/feedback unless the writer has specifically requested it.
Critiques/comments/feedback must be posted on the LinkedIn Comment Thread; non story comments here will be deleted.
The point of these friendly contests is to hone our craft and create successful stories within a predefined set of limitations. There is no monetary compensation.
All stories are fall under general copyright laws. No part may be reproduced without the express consent of the respective author.
Story Submission Rules:
One story per author. Stories must be in English, unpublished and your own work.
Stories must fit into a single comment box and must be under 1000 words.
Voting starts February 14, 2016 at 9:00am PDT / 12:00pm EST / 10:30pm IST / 5:00pm WET/GMT/ 4:00am AEDT and ends on February 15, 2016 at 9:00am PDT / 12:00pm EST / 10:30pm IST / 5:00pm WET/GMT/ 4:00am AEDT. Send your votes via email LIFlashFiction (at) gmail.com.
Winner will be announced in the Comment and Story thread.
- You may vote only once and cannot vote for yourself.
- In order for your story to qualify you must submit your top 5 votes.
See How to Participate for complete rules and disclaimers.