Anyway, I have asked TotallyBooked, Aestas BookBlog, Literati Literature Lovers, and The Sub Club Books to help spread the word. Thanks ladies!
- Contest runs 3/21/2014 - 5/1/2014. Winners will be announced 5/15/2014.
- 18+ ONLY: Winners must provide proof of age/identity before being awarded any prizes.
- Contest is open world-wide, but void where prohibited or where U.S laws prevent.
- All entries must be written in English.
- Multiple entries are acceptable, but each person may only win one prize.
- Entries must have a minimum of 1,000 words and a maximum of 10,000 (give or take a few hundred on the max end).
- Stories MAY NOT include rape for titillation (dubcon is ok - email if you have questions) or pedophilia.
- All participants agree that entry into the contest implies consent for CJ Roberts, Neurotica Books LLC. to use participants entry for promotional reasons, including, but not limited to the addition of the work to any bonus materials for THE DARK DUET SERIES, in perpetuity. Participants name will be displayed prominently as the author of their own work.
- It is expressly understood that participation in this contest is not to be construed to constitute a partnership between the participant and Neurotica Books LLC. nor shall the participant be deemed to be an employee of Neurotica Books LLC. Participant agrees to pay all taxes on prizes received where required.
- CJ Roberts reserves the right alter any part of this contest without notice, except where no legal reason exists to withhold prizes from winners.
- All participants must set up an account with Fanfiction.net and agree with their terms of service. This is where the stories will be posted. Their site auto-protects from copy/paste theft.
- All participants must post the following at the top of each 'chapter' of their submission:
CAPTIVE IN THE DARK, SEDUCED IN THE DARK, EPILOGUE: THE DARK DUET, together known as THE DARK DUET SERIES and/or the characters within, are the sole intellectual property of CJ Roberts, Neurotica Books LLC. This work is not for profit and is intended for entertainment purposes only as part of a writing contest hosted by CJ Roberts, Neurotica Books LLC.
- It's all about the nookie: Heavy on sex and light on plot. Make us sweat!
- In the family way: Caleb & Livvie & a baby.
- Multiverse: Alternate universe (AU) fanfic. Everything is the same except for oooone little (big) thing.
- Supernatural: AU with monsters etc.
- Freestyle: Anything goes.
Grand Prize: 1) Editing, Cover, and Review services on an original manuscript. CJ Roberts will pay to have your original manuscript professionally edited and cover designed and provide you with a review along with a spotlight on her blog, Facebook, and Twitter. OR any reasonable request made to CJ Roberts in lieu of editing, cover, and review services. 2)Inclusion of your Dark Duet fanfic in her bonus materials with links to your original work and/or website. 3) An autographed first edition of her upcoming Captive in the Dark graphic novel upon release.
Runner Up: 1) An autographed first edition of her upcoming Captive in the Dark graphic novel upon release. 2) Inclusion of your Dark Duet fanfic in her bonus materials with links to your original work and/or website. 3) $50 gift card of your choosing.
Bronze: 1) $25 gift card of your choosing. 2) Autographed cover poster. 3) Inclusion of your Dark Duet fanfic in her bonus materials with links to your original work and/or website.
Readers will be asked to nominate their favorite fanfic's HERE. Votes count, but CJ Roberts has final say on winners.