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Take Part in Our Valentine’s Day Ideas Romantic Story Writing Content

Valentine’s Day is celebrated worldwide as a day of love and romance. People buy gifts, flowers and chocolates for their beloved one to demonstrate their feelings and express their love. Nearly every couple has a romantic story to tell and it can be inspirational for others to read this story and hold on to the belief that somewhere there is someone special waiting for them too. Romantic stories can bring happiness into lives of people and show them that there is always love and hope regardless of how hopeless a situation may appear. Romantic stories can bring a smile to the face and make a person’s day. Reading a beautifully written romantic story can make you laugh and cry, but it will always be with happiness and joy.

As a way to celebrate the very essence of love and romance, we are giving all our readers and website visitors a chance to tell their romantic story by participating in our romantic story writing contest. If you want to win exciting Valentine’s Day presents and get your story published on our website, just enter the contest.

The Valentine‘s Day Ideas Love Story Contest

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, ValentinsDayIdeas.com wants to hear your love story. We’ll pick the ten best stories or pictures. First prize $1000. Nine authors will get one of nine $100 Amazon Gift Cards. The perfect Valentine’s Day present to fulfill your dream!

Sponsor:

The Contest is sponsored by ValentinsDayIdeas.com. ValentinsDayIdeas.com is proudly brought to you by nb-productions inc. It is open to writers and photographers worldwide.

The Rules for Entering Romantic Story Writing Contest

Pen down your romantic story and let us celebrate love and Valentine’s Day together.

However, before you participate in this exciting and unique Valentine’s Day Ideas Romantic Story Writing Contest, be sure to read our rules carefully. This will ensure that you adhere to the rules, increasing your prospects of winning a prize.

These rules govern the contest and by entering the contest you accept the rules and decision of the sponsor. The decision of judges will be final and binding.

Eligibility

The Valentine’s Day romantic story writing contest is open worldwide. The contestant must be 18 years or older to participate in the contest. No purchase is necessary to participate in the contest.

We have the right to cancel the contest without any prior notice.

Employees, officers and directors of our website and sponsors, their families and media and advertising partners are not eligible for taking part in our Valentine’s Day romantic story writing contest.

Every single entry will be carefully read and reviewed. However, it will be impossible for us to respond to each entry. The judges’ decision will be final and binding.

How to Enter the Romantic Story Writing Contest

The contest will start on 14th February 2013 and continue until 14th February 2014. To be eligible, all entries should be received during the said entry period.

Please send your romantic story via email to contest@valentinsdayideas.com using Valentine’s Day Ideas Romantic Story Contest as the subject line.

All entries should adhere to the following guidelines:

Each story should have a minimum of 3000 words
It should be written in English
It should not have been published on the Internet or print media

Participants can submit romantic drawing entries too (max 3 romantic drawings)
It should not have been published on the Internet or print media
The romantic drawings should not be more than 5 MB in size and should be sent as an attachment

Participants can submit romantic photographs entries too (max 3 romantic photographs)
It should not have been published on the Internet or print media
The romantic photographs should not be more than 5 MB in size and should be sent as an attachment

Participants are allowed to send a photograph of themselves along with their story. The photograph of themselves should not be more than 2 MB in size and should be sent as an attachment when sending the story to us
All entries should include the name, address, telephone number and email address of the participant
Each participant is allowed to send two stories per email address
If a participant tries to send more than two romantic stories using the same email address, the individual will be disqualified from the contest
The sponsor of the contest reserves the right reject or disqualify a submission
Participants will be disqualified if they send offensive and/or inappropriate stories and do not conform to the terms and conditions of the rules

Judging and Notification

After the entry period comes to an end, the entries will be judged. The judging panel will select winners on or after 1 February 2014. All submitted stories qualify to be published on our website and may be published even if they don‘t win the contest. The winners will be notified by email and/or telephone. If winners do not claim their prizes within 48 hours of notification, the next eligible entry will be declared the winner and the first winner will no longer be able to make claims to the prize.

A winning story should have the following qualities:

Be original
Be happy
Be surprising
Be moving
Be enjoyable to read
Be romantic
Should talk about love
Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Contestants are urged to promote their stories or drawings with their friends and family once they are published on ValentinsDayIdeas.com. One important factor for the decision of the judges of this contest is next to the quality of the work how often the story or picture is shared on social networks like Twitter or Facebook.

Ownership and Use Rights

While participants retain the copyright to their stories, by entering the Valentine’s Day Romantic Story Contest, participants grant us worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicenseable and transferable license to print, publish, distribute, reproduce the stories along with the participant’s full name and photograph.

Certification

By submitting your story for the Valentine’s Day Romantic Story Writing Contest, you agree that you have read and understood the rules of the contest. Before receiving the prize, the winner will have to prove identity by showing a valid photo ID and sign a declaration of eligibility and release form releasing the sponsor and its associated parties from any and all liabilities in connection to the contest and prize and giving consent that the individual’s name, photograph and story can be used in all forms of media without giving further compensation.

Limitation of Liability

We will not be held responsible for lost, interrupted, unavailable network server or connections, miscommunications, failed computer or telephone transmission or technical failure for incorrect or inaccurate information or any other error, human, electronic or mechanical. If a participant is found abusing the contest rules, we reserve the right to disqualify the participant. If for some reason the contest is compromised due to bugs, viruses or any other cause beyond our control, we reserve the right to suspend or terminate the contest.

So without much ado, spend some time penning down your romantic story or romantic pictures and send it to us via email. Do not forget to include your full name, contact details and photograph. You never know, you could be one of the lucky winners of the contest. Not only will you be able to get a wonderful Valentine’s Day gift as a prize, your story will be published with your name and photograph on our website, making you into an instant celebrity! So put on those thinking caps and write your romantic Valentine’s Day story today! This is a fantastic opportunity to share love and joy with others, so go ahead and make the most of the opportunity. You may never get another chance like this again.

Contact: contest@valentinsdayideas.com






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