Preceding the Contest, the public is invited to Pet Fest where they will discover pet-related products and services.
Notable past winners include Walle, a basset/boxer mix that waddled as he walked; Peanut, a tiny dog with a history of abuse; and Quasi Modo a short-spined mutt that was an audience favorite.
Email entries to m with the subject line: Dead of Winter Contest Entry, follow general contest guidelines and general, dead of Winter guidelines.
Together we can make this summer the best one yet!Your entry will not only follow the theme.Newsdesk, the Tánaiste has expressed his sadness at the deaths of UN peacekeeping troops in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.We hope youll join us for A Midsummer Tale again in 2018 and that youll pass the contest info along to your writing friends!Nevertheless SHE persisted but also give us strong female characters facing and/or creating horrors in original ways.In choosing this years theme, were inspired by real world events and are eager to see how SFF writers interpret not only the theme but the world in which we find ourselves.Entries must be received in the Sonoma-Marin Fair office no later than 5:00.m.Were proud to celebrate all dogs and pets by showing that no matter their imperfections, they are adoptable, lovable and a great addition to any family.The word count range for DOW2017 is words.
This years theme is inspired by women and their resilience.
Your story may feature one woman or one girl or several females but at least one major character in your story should be a female who is persistent.
What world will you create and what will it say about our own?Your entry must also follow guidelines below.HOW TO enter: The contest opens September 22, mandm direct promotion code 2016 2017 at 5 PM ET and the deadline for submission is 5:00 PM ET September 24, 2017.We received nearly 50 entries this year and enjoyed reading your creative takes on the theme.Entries are open for 2017, walle may waddle when he walks, and sport a humped back, but he was the much-loved winner of the 2013 Worlds Ugliest Dog Contest.Explains Erin Post, CEO of the Sonoma-Marin Fair.