Welcome to the JemCon 2019 Fan Fiction Contest! We have an opportunity for you to put your creativity to the test. The JemCon team is very excited to receive your stories.
This year's fanfic contest will be open from June 3rd, 2018 to July 16th, 2019.
The main theme of this year's fanfic is "The Stingers in a camping crisis!"
It’s Rapture’s birthday. She uses this fact to convince her disgruntled band mates to go with her on a 3-day camping excursion. Naturally, Minx and Riot are less than thrilled about the idea. Misadventures and mishaps ensue.Your fanfic should include the following elements:
- A camp fire
- Someone having an allergic reaction to flowers
- The sentence, “Rapture’s an alien.”
- Buffalo wings
Rules and Guidelines
All entries must be typed and presented in a serif or sans-serif 10- to 12-point font such as Arial or Times New Roman. Please limit your story to 2750 words, or 10 pages double-spaced.
Acceptable file formats include Microsoft Word or Open Office rich text or plain text documents.
All entries must be "PG-rated," meaning no expletives or mature content.
By entering this contest, the entrant agrees that the submitted work is their own original story. Authors may submit one story each.
All entries will be reviewed by a panel of volunteer readers, who will select a winner based on the following criteria:
- Originality, creativity and "universal appeal"
- Style and ease of reading (i.e. grammar, spelling and punctuation)
- Adherence to the theme and the rules listed above
The winning story will be featured in the JemCon 2019 Program. The winning author will also receive a special surprise pack!