Rules

  • Previously unpublished stories, articles and photographs only.
  • Simultaneous and multiple submissions allowed; each submission requires a separate entry fee.
  • One link may be placed before the title of the story, article or photograph. The link must lead to the writer’s/photographer’s website or portfolio. Links to retail sales sites are not allowed.
  • Stories will not be proofread. Photographs will not be proofed. Writers and photographers will receive links to their submissions. Competition Sponsors (solitaryBzz) must be notified within 48 hours of receiving the link of any posting errors. Only errors will be corrected, not content and/or editorial changes.
  • All submissions must be in English and be the original work of the writers.
  • Writers and photographers will receive verifications of their submissions. If no verification is received with 48 hours of submission, writers should contact the Competition Sponsors.
  • The Competition Sponsors are not responsible for entries not received due to internet outages or similar problems.
  • The Competition Sponsors are not responsible for delays that may be caused by internet outages of similar problems.
  • Entries accepted via internet only.
  • All stories, articles and photographs will be preceded by a content advisory. Stories, articles and photographs containing bestiality, or graphic and/or gratuitous descriptions of violence, incest, pedophilia are not allowed.
  • See specific competitions for entry fees.
  • All entry fees and prizes paid in U.S. dollars.
  • See specific competitions for submission deadlines.
  • All decisions made by the Competition Sponsors regarding submissions are final.
  • Any competition that has fewer than 75% of the stated number of entries may be cancelled and all entry fees refunded within 72 hours of cancellation.