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A contest that gives life to inanimate things.
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Welcome to the Personify Writing Contest!
From its name itself, this contest will showcase your prowess in personification.


One simple rule is to make a thing or an object ALIVE. Give it an emotion, an ability to talk, and a feeling to express what it'd been hiding and wanting to tell us human beings. Its emotion may vary according to how you word your piece. It could be depressed, ecstatic, sad, angry, anxious, or even vengeful. You have the liberty to choose its emotion.


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*Pencil* In a static or book item, write something about the Object of the Month. It could be in the form of poetry, rant, a letter/message, or some kind of declamation piece. Imagine yourself to be this object and write your message for us humans.

*Pencil* Use the first person point of view. Make your piece brief with word count not more than 500. Don't forget to add word count within your item.

*Pencil* Properly rate your content base on Writing.com's "Content Rating System (CRS). Entries with 18+ ratings are accepted provided that it doesn't show hints of foul words, cursing, sex and affection with the inanimate object. Keep forum post clean for everyone.

*Pencil* This is a monthly contest which opens every first of the month and closes on every end. The host may or may not review your piece and all submitted pieces can be edited until the closing date. Only one entry per person per month.

*Pencil* We reserve the right to hold prizes if there are not enough entries. All qualifying entries for the current round will be carried over to next. One winner will be awarded if there are only 3-5 entries, two winners for 6-9 entries, and three winners plus honorable mentions if more than 10 entries.


Entries non-compliant to the aforementioned rules are considered non-qualifying. Judges' decision is always final and irrevocable.



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FIRST PLACE:
25K Awardicon
Merit Badge in G Specials
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Congratulations on your new merit badge! Thank you for supporting the Writing.Com community with your inspirations, participation and activities. We sincerely appreciate it! -SMs


SECOND PLACE:
10K Awardicon

THIRD PLACE:
10K GPs

HONORABLE MENTIONS:
5K GPs



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While grammar, presentation, and relevance to the topic are considered most relevant part of the judging process, I will also give emphasis on the emotional impact of your piece to the readers.

Judging Criteria:

Presentation
Grammar
Relevance to the Topic/prompt
Emotional Impact
Adherence to the Rules

These areas will be rated 1-10 where 1 being the lowest and 10 being the highest.


Permanent Judge: GERVIC - catching up!
Guest Judge: TBA

Please email me if you want to be a guest judge.


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May 2022 Winners:
First Placer

Words That Bind  (13+)
Written for Personification Contest - Personify a Journal
#2273556 by D.L. Robinson

Only 1 winner was chosen since there were only 2 qualifying entries for this round. However, all entries will receive 5K GPs.


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Personify WC - Prompt, Entries & Winners  (E)
Previous rounds' prompt, qualified entries and winners for Personify Writing Contest.
#2270464 by GERVIC - catching up!


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This contest is new and in great need of your help with gift point donations to give away prizes. Any amount is welcomed and appreciated.

Please send your gift points donation to [#2268659] "Personify Contest Bank or include it on your forum post.
All donations 20K and above will get a raffle ticket worth 5,000 GPs to any active raffle fundraiser.
Donations reaching 50K get you a MB.
Donations more than 200K will get the soon-to-be commissioned MB. Thank you!

Our Esteemed Donors:

dennis23468 - 40K [Raffle Tickets purchased]
Sand Castles Shopgirl 739 - 20K [Raffle Tickets purchased]
Paul - 60K [Angel MB sent]
Nixie 🐱 - 50K [MB declined]
Solace.Bring - 25K
A special thank you to ♊️GeminiGem💎 for this gorgeous rare gracing the page:


Thank you all so much!!!



HAVE FUN AND WRITE ON!



*Noter*ANNOUNCEMENT:
June 2022 until recent rounds are not determined yet.
I will be posting winners soon. Please don't delete and update your entries yet.
Thank you!

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by BrianKCompton but Im not done  •  08-30-22 @ 4:18 pm
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by GERVIC - catching up!  •  08-02-22 @ 7:00 am
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by GERVIC - catching up!  •  08-02-22 @ 6:58 am
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by GERVIC - catching up!  •  08-01-22 @ 1:03 am
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by BrianKCompton but Im not done  •  07-31-22 @ 8:06 pm
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