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It's a Long Way Down · Original Short Story ·
Organised by RogerDodger
Word limit 2000–8000

Rules

Submissions that fail to follow these rules will be removed. Repeat or serious offences may result in offenders being banned from entering future events.

For rules that have a degree of ambiguity—in particular, genre and prompt rules—enforcement at the fringes is done by voters.

Contest

  1. Submitted works may not be submitted elsewhere until the event's conclusion.
  2. Submitted written works—
    1. must be written primarily in English;
    2. must be 2000–8000 words long;
    3. must be based on at least one of the submitted artworks to a reasonable and discernible degree, with each related artwork—and only the related artwork(s)—indicated on submission.
  3. Submitted artworks must be based on the prompt to a reasonable and discernible degree.
  4. Participants—
    1. may start drawing only after the prompt is released;
    2. may start writing only after the artworks are released;
    3. may not disclose their authorship explicitly or implicitly until this website has done so;
    4. may not submit works explicitly connected to another work of theirs; and
    5. may not attempt to doctor the votes in any way that may give them or another person an unfair advantage.

Genre

This event's genre is Original. Submitted works to this event should fall under the following description:

Fiction not dependent on work under U.S. copyright.

Content

This event's content level is T for Teen. This is loosely defined as material suitable for teenagers.