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#1 synth
04-30-2006, 06:20 PM
okay, heres how its going to go down:

PART 1
1. people sign up (at least 9 because I want to do at least three primary 1vs.1vs.1 comps)
2. I break you guys into three groups
3. i present an inspirational picture to each group (a different one for each group)
4. each individual writes a non-prose piece based off of the picture in your group and i'll give you about a week from when i give you a picture until they are due.
5. I'll post a thread pitting the pieces from people in the same group (same picture) against each other and i'll do that for each group

PART 2
1. the winners from each group are then placed into the 'final round group'
2. this group will be given a new picture and will have 1 more week to submit a piece (again, non-prose). However, just because i'm an asshole and i can, these pieces can have NO similies, metaphors, or any punctuation
3. these pieces will be put against each other and the winner will put this in their sig and a specified amount of points:

http://www.venturelab.ch/portrait/files/213/00050037-award_golden_idea.jpg
and will also be named the UG intellectual of the year, a prestigious honor, i know.

Well, sign up! O, and i wont be participating to even the ground.

1. TimmyHendrix83
2. Ret
3. Furtherfan21
4. LucasGtrGod
5. Until_it_sleeps_
6. Gurgle!Argh!
7. Dejesus
8. DanteR*
9. Falloutboy
10. Pumpkins_Rule
11.
12.

Ask me any questions you have.

*added more spots*

TimiHendrix33
04-30-2006, 06:24 PM
I'll sign up if I can make the piece a little humorous...

#1 synth
04-30-2006, 06:27 PM
as in gay? lol. did you mean humorous? If so, then yes, make it as funny as you want. Just remember that hilarity is relative ;)

TimiHendrix33
04-30-2006, 06:28 PM
:haha homorous wupsadaysies

Then sign me up...

Retribution
04-30-2006, 06:41 PM
I'm in.

But I thought this was going to be writing about porn... ashame.

#1 synth
04-30-2006, 07:41 PM
nope, thats the next one ;)

furtherfan21
04-30-2006, 11:44 PM
uhm, in?

LucasGtrGod
05-01-2006, 03:53 AM
yeah that sounds really cool, i'd like to be involved with that

Until_it_sleeps
05-01-2006, 07:57 AM
4. each individual writes a non-prose piece based off of the picture in your group and i'll give you about a week from when i give you a picture until they are due.

:(

I don't know, I think everything I do is prose... I'll try I guess.

Gurgle!Argh!
05-01-2006, 10:42 AM
i'll do this.

#1 synth
05-03-2006, 05:04 PM
alright, i kinda forgot I made this, but i'll get back on it now.

dejesus
05-03-2006, 06:23 PM
im in

sign me up?

DanteR*
05-03-2006, 06:39 PM
Im in...

#1 synth
05-03-2006, 06:44 PM
yes, yes you are.

falloutboy
05-04-2006, 01:57 PM
i havent been in a comp in foreeeeever.
but this might inspire me to write
so im in.

pumpkins_rule
05-05-2006, 08:12 PM
In.

dejesus
05-07-2006, 06:08 PM
oops. i forgot to ask.

what does non-prose writing mean?

xArCaDiAx
05-15-2006, 04:41 PM
Im going to assume that he means just regular song structure style as in not like paragraph form.

#1 synth
05-15-2006, 06:38 PM
ya, as I assume that short stories would win and I want a little bit of competition.

DanteR*
05-15-2006, 06:40 PM
Synth, you might want to update the first post, some more people have joined.

#1 synth
05-18-2006, 10:36 AM
thanks Dante :)

Alright, sorry for the down time on this competition. I'll give the forum more days to sign up. then I will PM each of you with instructions and your picture and I will go from there.

furtherfan21
05-18-2006, 12:49 PM
Whoa, not eerybody gets the same picture?

#1 synth
05-18-2006, 01:22 PM
well, each group going against each other gets the same picture, people from different groups will get different pictures. The people who write on the same picture will be going against each other.

furtherfan21
05-18-2006, 06:26 PM
oaky that makes sense

#1 synth
05-21-2006, 07:47 PM
this contest is invariably suspended for the next 11 days, I'm sorry for the inconvenience

#1 synth
05-30-2006, 08:08 PM
I'll start this next weekend, as soon as finals are over (University exams for you brits)