The Milk and Honey Contest

  • swell

    swell (150)

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    Rupi Kaur is a talented poetess who writes some incredible poems / prose. Her book, "Milk and Honey", tells tales of love and loss, abuse and femininity. The purpose of this contest is to take one of these poems as inspiration for either a story or poem.

    Rules:
    1. Anything goes in terms of content, genre, no minimum and 5k word limit. Stories and poems are accepted. Mibba rules obvs applies, a readable layout please.
    2. Pre-writes are accepted as long as they fit the theme of the poem you’ve chosen.
    3. Up to two people can have the same poem.
    4. Link the contest / poem you’ve chosen somewhere please!
    5. Let me know if you’re changing your username / dropping out.

    Deadline:
    5pm AEST 1st September, 2016

    Prizes:
    Magazine review to a story of your choice (R rated or below)
    100 word comments to a story / poem of your choosing
    200+ word comments to a story / poem of my choosing
    Chapter by chapter review to a story of your choosing (Nothing over 10 chapters) (Available to first place only)
    Story / poem reccs
    Me in your life
    Story / poem / blog layout check out my work here
    First chooses three, second two, third one

    Prompts:
    one | OrbitMoon
    two
    three | tabula rasa.The Way You Left | lonely girl.Tahlia
    four |
    five
    six | oh bearStructural Integrity
    seven | glasswings* ✻ Heavy
    eight | Khloe KardashYoung Love
    nine
    ten
    eleven | fantastic bastards;Choking on Honey
    twelve | pocahontas.* ✻
    thirteen | poorsadpoofy
    allxamricnxgirl
    fourteen | dawn of lightA Little Bit of Everything
    fifteen | losing control.Atrial Interlude
    sixteen
    seventeen
    eighteen
    nineteen
    twenty | nautical.
    twenty-one | the dalliance.When We Were on Fire

    *(extension until 4th September)
    Bold - commented

    Alternatively, if there is a poem you’d like to use that’s not on this list, let me know! Happy writing!
    July 8th, 2016 at 04:04am
  • delicate.

    delicate. (100)

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    oh my GOD, all of these are amazing Happy face
    I'll go with...four?
    July 8th, 2016 at 04:12am
  • swell

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    @ zuccarello.
    RIGHT she is great Happy face All yours!
    July 8th, 2016 at 04:16am
  • nautical.

    nautical. (100)

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    Oooooh, can I have twenty? tehe They're all so good!
    July 8th, 2016 at 04:21am
  • dawn of light

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    can i enter with 14 please? Cool
    July 8th, 2016 at 04:26am
  • swell

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    @ nautical.
    @ dawn of light
    Of course, ty for entering Cute
    July 8th, 2016 at 04:27am
  • Brittt

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    I'll enter with 8 please!! I have such a good idea for that one omg!!!
    July 8th, 2016 at 05:21am
  • swell

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    @ disgust
    It's yours!
    July 8th, 2016 at 05:25am
  • tabula rasa.

    tabula rasa. (120)

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    So many great poems! I'll take 3, please! Cute
    July 8th, 2016 at 05:41am
  • oh bear

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    OMG ALEX PLEASE CAN I HAVE SIX
    This is so bad I should not be in more contests Facepalm
    July 8th, 2016 at 05:45am
  • swell

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    @ oh bear
    OF COURSE YOU CAN
    shhh you know you love joining 100000 contests like the rest of us on here XD

    @ tabula rasa.
    All yours!
    July 8th, 2016 at 05:51am
  • Brittt

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    @ swell
    forgot to mention that once Spirit week is over, I'll be changing my name back to Khloe Kardash. tehe
    July 8th, 2016 at 06:14am
  • pocahontas.

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    TWELVE, I WANT TWELVE. PLEEEEEASE!
    July 8th, 2016 at 06:34am
  • swell

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    @ pocahontas.
    ALL YOURS HONEY
    July 8th, 2016 at 06:39am
  • pocahontas.

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    @ swell
    HONEY. I AM DEAD.
    That was such an pun on a pun bahaha I can't wait to get my entry in! Thank you xoxo
    July 8th, 2016 at 06:41am
  • dawn of light

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    can I please enter this as my entry? I haven't written anything yet but the poem is making me feel inspired lmfao
    July 8th, 2016 at 08:01am
  • mr. twin sister

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    Can I enter with eleven, please?
    July 8th, 2016 at 08:01am
  • losing control.

    losing control. (4250)

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    I'll take them all

    15 please tehe
    July 8th, 2016 at 09:15am
  • lonely girl.

    lonely girl. (250)

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    This is amazing! Can I please have three? Entry - not completed.
    July 8th, 2016 at 12:33pm
  • the dalliance.

    the dalliance. (305)

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    Can I use this one? If that doesn't work may I have thirteen please? Cute
    July 8th, 2016 at 09:04pm