Archive for October, 2013

October 30th, 2013 | No Comments »
Enter Quibblo Writing Contest #30

Here’s a very simple writing prompt for the current writing contest. Hope it lets your creative juices flow:

This key holds secrets we would never guess. Tell us about one of them…

Give it an interesting title (don’t include “Quibblo’s Contest,” “QC,” or similar), and remember to:

  • Add double spaces between paragraphs
  • Check spelling and grammar
  • Tag it with WC30
  • Share it with all your friends, both on and off Quibblo

Please allow enough time to complete your writing. On November 12, we’ll select three winners to showcase on the Quibblo home page. Tell the story now!

Deadline: 11:59 pm (EST), Sunday, November 10, 2013.

Writing Contest #29 Winners (see topic)

The_Cat_of_Darkness
(for A Wolf’s Revenge)
Demons_Daughter
(for None of This Was Supposed to Happen… Or Was It?)
Horror_Movie_Logic
(for It All Started as Just a Harmless Halloween Prank…)

See this post for the details on how winners are selected.

October 29th, 2013 | No Comments »

Thanks to all of you, I won’t be able to sleep tonight! There were so many good creepy entries for Writing Contest #29, I’m now seriously concerned for my safety… and for your state of mind. Sheesh…

The Winners

The_Cat_of_ Darkness
(for A Wolf’s Revenge)
Demons_Daughter
(for None of This Was Supposed to Happen… Or Was It?)
Horror_Movie_ Logic
(for It All Started as Just a Harmless Halloween Prank…)

Honorable Mentions

No_Post_on_Sundays
(for The Small Red Vial)
TNH23
(for The Screaming House)
supernatural_roses_fan
(for Don’t Play Jokes, Little Child)

Quiz Contest #30 Winners (see topic)

Katy_Perry_Is_Awesome
(for This or That? [Halloween Edition])
clase_de_2013
(for Would You Survive a Spanish-Speaking Halloween?)
NyghtDawn
(for What Monster Are You?)

See this post for the details on how winners are selected.

October 28th, 2013 | No Comments »

Thanks for all the spooky quiz entries for Quiz Contest #30! All of them were fun to take so don’t worry if you’re not one of the creators listed below. You ALL rocked it!

Winners

Katy_Perry_ Is_Awesome
(for This or That? [Halloween Edition])
clase_de_2013
(for Would You Survive a Spanish-Speaking Halloween?)
NyghtDawn
(for What Monster Are You?)

Honorable Mentions

Spooky_Pie_of_Death
(for Would You Rather… [Halloween Edition])
Derpy_andDoctor_XOXO
(for This or That: Haunting Melodies)
Light_In_Life
(for What Is the Creepiest?)

The winners of Writing Contest #29 will be announced Tuesday, October 29, so please check back for that!

See this post for all the contest details, including winner selection.

October 23rd, 2013 | No Comments »
Enter Quibblo Quiz Contest #30

For Quiz Contest #30, please overwhelm me with Halloween-related quizzes of the haunting variety:

Create a creepily cool survey, scored quiz, or personality quiz that deals with terrifying traditions, bone-chilling movies, spooky shows, eerie music, sinister stories, freaky poems, creepy words, and so on. You get the idea, right?

Give it a descriptive title (not “Quibblo’s Contest,” “QC,” or similar), tag it with QC30, and share it with all your friends, both on and off Quibblo. Hurry, because on Monday, we’ll select three winners to showcase on the Quibblo home page. Enter now!

Deadline: 11:59 pm (EST), Sunday, October 27, 2013. See this post for the rules and winner selection.

Quiz Contest #29 Winners (see topic):

clase_de_2013
(for Bullying: Is It Worse in Humans or Animals?)
Glee_and_cool_ quotes_rule
(for The Bullying Survey!)
gone_crazy_ be_back_soon
(for Do You Think Teachers Can Be Bullies?)
Somtimes_Still_Suicidal
(for True or False: Bullying Statistics)

(Remember that the frightful Quibblo Writing Contest #29 will also be ending this weekend. Enter now and also please make sure to read and rate the current entries.)

October 16th, 2013 | 1 Comment »
Enter Quibblo Writing Contest #29

Just in time for Halloween (or All Hallow’s Eve), this subject should appeal to the darker side in us. Write a frightening story (600 words or more) around this topic:

It all started as just a harmless Halloween prank…

Extra credit for using this prop and/or this sentence somewhere in your story:

  • Prop: A small glass vial of blood
  • Sentence: “This is definitely not my idea of a good time.”

Give it an interesting title (don’t include “Quibblo’s Contest,” “QC,” or similar), and remember to:

  • Add double spaces between paragraphs
  • Check spelling and grammar
  • Tag it with WC29
  • Share it with all your friends, both on and off Quibblo

No incompletes! Please allow enough time to complete your writing. On October 29, we’ll select three winners to showcase on the Quibblo home page. Start creeping us out!

Deadline: 11:59 pm (EST), Sunday, October 27, 2013.

Writing Contest #28 Winners (see topic)

October_22nd
(for Music Belongs in My Soul)
hai_im_kenziiie
(for My Name Is Avery Scott)
MixedEmotions
(for Stop Bullying! We All Need That Friend)

See this post for the details on how winners are selected.

October 15th, 2013 | No Comments »

You all had great things to say about bullying, for Writing Contest #28. I loved your stories, poems, and advice, and I appreciate each and every one of your entries. Thank you for striking a blow against bullying, through your heartfelt writing!

The Winners

HarryDropped ThatThunX3
(for Diction)
Pink_And_Black
(for Autumn Has Begun)
Nera78
(for Lonely Acorn)
24failures
(for This Is Fall)
Glee_and_ cool_quotes_rule
(for The Blazing Fire)
Cinderkitty
(for In Autumn Fields and Gentle Foothills)

Honorable Mentions

INSPIRATION4evr
(for On the Edge of Winter)
ChocochipCookie
(for Autumn’s Breeze)
_lolopop_
(for Whimsical Whispers)
Paper_Wings
(for Winter Blues)
Darsha
(for My Fall in a Nutshell)
ForeverAScone
(for Oh, Autumn)

Quiz Contest #28 Winners (see topic)

Born_To_Fly_High
(for Halloween Survey!)
Heart_And_Seoul
(for All About Fall – What Do You Know of the Season? and Do You Really Know Halloween?)
Glee_and_cool_quotes_rule
(for The Awesome Autumn Quiz!)

See this post for the details on how winners are selected.

October 14th, 2013 | No Comments »

Great job with all the bullying-related quizzes you submitted for Quiz Contest #29! It’s an important topic so I’m glad to see so many of you participated. Thanks to everyone who entered, and a special congrats to the winners!

Winners

clase_de_2013
(for Bullying: Is It Worse in Humans or Animals?)
Glee_and_cool_quotes_rule
(for The Bullying Survey!)
gone_crazy_be_back_soon
(for Do You Think Teachers Can Be Bullies?)
Somtimes_Still_Suicidal
(for True or False: Bullying Statistics)

The winners of Writing Contest #28 will be announced Tuesday, October 15, so please check back for that!

See this post for all the contest details, including winner selection.

October 9th, 2013 | No Comments »
Enter Quibblo Quiz Contest #29

Since October is Bullying Prevention Awareness Month, let’s use that theme for this week’s quiz contest:

Create an awesomely cool survey, scored quiz, or personality quiz that deals with the subject of bullying.

Consider topics like “Are you a bully?,” bullies on TV, bullies in the movies, bullies in relationships, bullying behavior, famous bullies, celebrity bullies, bullies in cartoons, anime bullies, bully quotes, bullying facts, types of bullying (cyber bullying, physical bullying), bullying in schools, bullies in the workplace, bullying statistics, bullies in books, how to stop bullying… Whoa! Too many topics!

Give it a descriptive title (not “Quibblo’s Contest,” “QC,” or similar), tag it with QC29, and share it with all your friends, both on and off Quibblo. Hurry, because on Monday, we’ll select three winners to showcase on the Quibblo home page. Enter now!

Deadline: 11:59 pm (EST), Sunday, October 13, 2013. See this post for the rules and winner selection.

Quiz Contest #28 Winners (see topic):

Born_To_Fly_High
(for Halloween Survey!)
Heart_And_Seoul
(for All About Fall – What Do You Know of the Season? and Do You Really Know Halloween?)
Glee_and_cool_quotes_rule
(for The Awesome Autumn Quiz!)

(Remember that Quibblo Writing Contest #28 will also be ending this weekend. Enter now and also please make sure to read and rate the current entries.)

October 2nd, 2013 | No Comments »
Enter Quibblo Writing Contest #286

October is Bullying Prevention Awareness Month! Teens across the country are making a difference to stop bullying in their communities. Let’s address this serious problem in our latest writing contest:

Write a story that describes some type of bullying (for example, face-to-face or cyberbullying). Please also include ways to prevent or stop bullying in your story line.

Give it an interesting title (don’t include “Quibblo’s Contest,” “QC,” or similar), and remember to:

  • Check spelling and grammar
  • Tag it with WC28
  • Share it with all your friends, both on and off Quibblo

Just say no to incompletes! Please allow enough time to complete your writing. On October 15, we’ll select three winners to showcase on the Quibblo home page. Get those stories started!

Deadline: 11:59 pm (EST), Sunday, October 13, 2013.

Writing Contest #27 Winners (see topic)

HarryDroppedThatThunX3
(for Diction)
Pink_And_Black
(for Autumn Has Begun)
Nera78
(for Lonely Acorn)
24failures
(for This Is Fall)
Glee_and_cool_quotes_rule
(for The Blazing Fire)
Cinderkitty
(for In Autumn Fields and Gentle Foothills)

See this post for the details on how winners are selected.

October 1st, 2013 | No Comments »

There were so many wonderful poems for Writing Contest #27 that I had a tough time picking winners. Beautiful imagery, great word choice! Glad to see so many poets out there. (Some of you forgot to mention your inspiration and the poets you admire, but I let that slide.) Kudos, everyone!

The Winners

HarryDropped ThatThunX3
(for Diction)
Pink_And_Black
(for Autumn Has Begun)
Nera78
(for Lonely Acorn)
24failures
(for This Is Fall)
Glee_and_ cool_quotes_rule
(for The Blazing Fire)
Cinderkitty
(for In Autumn Fields and Gentle Foothills)

Honorable Mentions

INSPIRATION4evr
(for On the Edge of Winter)
ChocochipCookie
(for Autumn’s Breeze)
_lolopop_
(for Whimsical Whispers)
Paper_Wings
(for Winter Blues)
Darsha
(for My Fall in a Nutshell)
ForeverAScone
(for Oh, Autumn)

Quiz Contest #28 Winners (see topic)

Born_To_Fly_High
(for Halloween Survey!)
Heart_And_Seoul
(for All About Fall – What Do You Know of the Season? and Do You Really Know Halloween?)
Glee_and_cool_quotes_rule
(for The Awesome Autumn Quiz!)

See this post for the details on how winners are selected.

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