MangaHelpers Winter Art Contest - Short Stories Hello and welcome to the last seasonal art contest of 2017. Here we have the Short Stories Category with the Winter theme. Your task is to create and submit a story about the coldest season of the year. Category: Short Stories Theme: Winter What do I need to know before submission? All members are welcome to join the contest. There is no minimum post or user status you need to have to participate. Entries for the contest must be posted in this thread. Each participant can only submit ONE ENTRY and it must be a new piece. So don’t try to be smart and enter a piece used in past contests. Submissions not following the weeks theme will result in disqualification. If you have any question about the contest, you can ask it here. Maximum text length is 50 lines or 3000 characters (with space). No excessive, suggestive, spoiler, or porn-related imagery in the contest. Plagiarizing will result in immediate disqualification from this contest and possibly future contests also. Leadership point deductions, loss of artist status and badges, and/or account bans may also occur. Submission is open until December 3rd, 2017, at 23:00 (GMT) How do I upload and submit my entry? Post your full text here in this thread. Choose a title for your entry, and post it in the format specified below. Special event rules: Each group necessarily needs 3 members. During the Winter Art Contest, 3 Category threads will be up: one for Short Stories, one for Photography and one for Sets (avatar & signature). A person in each group will be participating in the Short Stories category, another in the Photography category and the last one in the Sets category. The 3 Contests will run simultaneously, from Nov 19th to Dec 3rd. At the end of the period, the Voting phase will run from Dec 3rd to Dec 17th. All the votes for the individual artists will count for their groups. The winner group will be the one with the biggest amount of votes, summing all of the ones that its members recieved. All the three winner artists will be awarded with the 2017 Winter Badge. The groups compositions must be informed here, at any point between Nov 12nd and Dec 3rd. Post Format: Code: "Theme Name" - "Work Title" by "Artist Name" "Full text here" "Comments" "Credits" Voting Details: Voting will commence after submission period is over, that is December 3rd, 2017 at 23:00 (GMT). Announcement of winners, next contest dates and theme will be done soon after the voting period is over. Good Luck, Everyone!