HIGHLANDER HOLIDAY SHORTCUTS OFFICIAL SIGN UPS BEGIN NOW.
Please read all info above and below the cuts to make sure that you understand. Or ignore it completely because you have probably done this a billionty times before, every year. If you have any questions, see link at the bottom of the post to ask a question.
DATES AND TIMES:Sign Ups:
September 30, 2016 to October 9, 2016 MIDNIGHT EST in a response to this post.Assignments handed out:
no later than October 11, 2016.Default deadline:
November 20, 2016 by email only.Submission deadline:
December 15, 2016 emailed to my addy.First story posted:
December 20, 2016. I am going to post the stories myself. All stories can be emailed to me in .txt, .doc, .rtf, or .docx format and should already contain HTML formatting.
UPDATE: THIS MIGHT BE OUR FIRST YEAR OF DIRECT TO AO3 POSTING. If I can figure out how to make an anon group that reveals all at the same time (not unlike YT), we will do it. DETAILS LATER. If, for some reason, you aren't on AO3, we can still host your story here.
OTHER IMPORTANT STUFF:
1. A beta would be preferred, as this is a gift.
2. Minimum word length: 500 words
3. Maximum word length: none
4. Pinch hitting: please. Please indicate if you can or cannot pinch hit.5. Pimping: also please. When you sign up, if you could pimp the fest in a relevant community that would be great. If your communities are already informed, please pimp in your journal. Or on an insane journal or wherever. Please also, if somebody can, pimp on mailing lists as well.
6. YOU MAY SIGN UP FOR THE FEST USING THE ANONYMOUS POSTING FEATURE IF YOU DO NOT HAVE/WISH TO HAVE OR USE LJ. This includes people who prefer to be mail list fans only.( Sign Up Form explainedCollapse )( Finished Sign Up Form SampleCollapse )( Blank Sign Up FormCollapse )
ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS? Please ask here.
Happy hunting, my little pumpkins. Please pimp far and wide.
SERIOUSLY, IF YOU BELONG TO ANY LISTS OR COMMS, PLEASE PIMP. THIS INCLUDES TWITTER, DREAMWIDTH, TUMBLR OR ANY OTHER SOCIAL MEDIA YOU ARE ON.