THE AGE OF EDWARD CONTEST

Hosted By: Americnxidiot, Dollegirl, Kitschisme, Rosette-Cullen, Stacy . Bumblebee and Vixen1836


This is an author's note to announce a new contest!

The Age of Edward Contest will feature quality stories set throughout various historical eras, ranging from ancient times up until the modern era.

The contest will begin June 1st, 2009

The contest will close July 15th, 2009.

Winners will be announced July 31st.

The six co-hosting authors – americnxidiot, Dollegirl, Kitschisme, Rosette-Cullen, , and Vixen1836 - will be serving as the judges for this contest. Selections will be chosen based on votes by readers. There will be two separate contests; one for authors with 1 or none stories, and a second for authors with 2 or more.

Winners will each receive a prize for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.

1st Place is an Edward Cullen Action Figure and a signature banner.

2nd Place is a custom made t-shirt with your choice of Twilight related phase and a signature banner.

3rd Place is a super awesome, amazing Twilight key chain and/or Edward paraphernalia and a signature banner.

Each of the judges will be writing an example entry to give you a general idea of what we are looking for, however the prompt is self-explanatory. Please consider grammar, character development, creativity, and adherence to the historical era you've chosen when writing. The submissions can be from any point of view, although they must be in the context of the theme you choose and must feature Edward. They can take place in any historical era from Pre-history to the 1980's, so long as the story is reasonably historically accurate. Choices may include, but are not limited to these options below. Some examples are as follows:

Babylonian Empire Edward

Persian Empire Edward

Chinese Empire Edward

Egyptian Empire Edward

Ancient Greek Empire Edward

Roman Empire Edward

Celtic Edward

Viking Edward

Barbarian Edward

Pope Edward

King Edward

Medieval Edward

Crusader Edward

Braveheart Edward

Protestant Reformation Edward

Renaissance Edward

Colonial Edward

Elizabethan Edward

Enlightenment Edward

American Revolution Edward

French Revolution Edward

Wild West Edward

American Civil War Edward

Russian Revolution Edward

Victorian Edward

WWI Edward

20's Gangster Edward

American Great Depression Edward

Irish Immigrant in United States Edward

Italian Immigrant in United States Edward

WWII Edward

50's Edward

60's Edward

70's Edward

80's Edward


Rules

All entries must be all-human/alternate-universe.

All entries must be one-shots.

All entries must include smut/lemons, and therefore MUST be rated M.

All entries must be between 3,000 and 12,000 words.


Submission

All entries must feature the following heading:

Age of Edward Contest

Title:

Your pen name:

Type of Edward:

If you would like to see all the stories that are a part of this contest visit:

The Age of Edward C2 Community: http://www(DOT)fanfiction(DOT)net/community/The_Age_of_Edward_Contest/70125/


To submit: an author must have a fan fiction account, submit the story under their profile using the "add story" function. Once it is added, a private message should be sent to the Age of Edward profile to notify us of the submission. In the subject of the private message, please list the following:

PENNAME/TITLE OF STORY/AGE OF EDWARD ERA

If you are a first time author, please notify us in the body of the email and say hello. :) If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us via PM or ageofedward (at) gmail (dot) com or through PM.

Thank you! Good luck and we're looking forward to reading your entries!