// cwwc 2017 | sign-ups //

hello, my friends! the time has come to sign up for cwwc 2017. before i get into all of the details, how to sign up, etc., here are the teams:

team narnia (the chronicles of narnia) — 95 votes.

team hogwarts (harry potter) — 90 votes.

team half-blood (percy jackson and the olympians)– 31 votes.

team shire (lord of the rings) — 24 votes.

“important” information:

what it is:

creating words writing camp is an online writing challenge. it will last the entire month of august.

how it works:

for each challenge, i’ll post three writing prompts, a mix between dialogue and picture prompts. the participants will have four days to complete their entry and post it on their blog/email it to me. your entry can be a short story, poem, or story that continues throughout the challenges.

the goal:

to grow as a writer, and to help your team win. the winning team is whichever one has the most points at the end of august. you can earn points by submitting your stories on time (worth two points) and using the provided writing prompts (one point per prompt).

teams:

this year, the teams are team narnia, team hogwarts, team half-blood, and team shire. all of the participants will be sorted onto a team.

if you don’t have a blog:

you can still participate! all that changes is that instead of posting your story on your blog, you email it to me instead. my email is happyhouseofag@gmail.com.

how to sign up:

☼ leave a comment on this post, telling me your name and blog url.

☼ for those without a blog: tell me your name and that you are participating through email.

☼ tell me which team you would like to be on, as well as a second choice.

make sure to sign up before midnight on july 30th. i will post the first challenge on august 1st.

still have questions? you can ask me in the comments, and i’ll do my best to clear things up.

xo

loren

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127 thoughts on “// cwwc 2017 | sign-ups //

  1. -suzy- says:

    dude yessss. i totally botched last year’s so let’s see if i can actually do it right this time. 😅 sign me up! team half-blood or team shire would be awesome. and i do have a blog, but i might need to just email the stuff to you as i’ve hadn’t had a chance to work on it, and it’s in a bit of a mess right now…heh whoops. is it cool if I let ya know when you post the first challenge?

    Q | ends&odds

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  2. K.A. says:

    YAY!!! I”M SO EXCITED, LOREN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! AREN”T YOU EXCITED!?????
    Anyways… Ummmmmmmmmmm…. I am K.A! ;) From myburstsofinspiration.wordpress.com (my writing blog) and I would like to be on Team Half-blood, or team Narnia! ;) I’m assuming you’ll be swamped with people on team Narnia though! ;) haha! YAY!!! So, do we not get judged at all on things like how well it flows or like how long or well written it was? Just if the prompts are in it and if it’s on time? Of course we’ll still try to do well…but I didn’t know. Nevermind, it would probably be difficult to try and keep points straight if you were doing all of that! ;) I”M SO EXCITED THOUGH!!!!!!! THANKS SO MUCH FOR DOING THIS LOREN I”M SUPER DUPER EXCITED IF YOU CAN”T TELL!! I’m writing this with a straight face, but I REALLY AM EXCITED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! YAAAAAAAAAAAY!!!!!!! WHOOHOOOO!!!! I REALLY have been needing to write more lately, so I’m glad I can try and do this! I’ll be pretty busy for the first few times, but hopefully I can still get it in!
    Oh, also, can we get more points for using the first three prompts ALSO in our second story with those three prompts? Or do 1st prompts only count for 1st story, 2nd prompts for 2nd story and so on???

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    • loren ☾ litost says:

      YES, I’M EXCITED!! I LOVE IT WHEN TONS OF PEOPLE GET EXCITED ABOUT WRITING!!

      judging the stories based on those things would be a heck ton of work for me, so no, it’s just how many prompts you use and if you turn it in on time. and this year, you can only use the prompts from the current challenge. :)

      xo loren

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      • K.A. says:

        Haha!!!!! I KNOOOOOW!!! It just BUILDS the excitement!!!!!!!!!!!!! *shivers of excitement*

        Okay… yeah, I understand that completely!! Alrighty… Sounds good! Thanks so much for answering my questions! ;) :D XD Haha!! I”M STILL SOOOOO EXCITED!!!!!!!!!! I’ve been pretty busy lately, with cattle gatherings just starting I won’t have much time to think about it but… I”M STILL REALLY EXCITED!!!!!!!

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  3. izzy/mason says:

    agh i really want to participate but field hockey man. my regular practices start august first, and this is one of my last years of rec field hockey, plus i’m trying out for club field hockey tomorrow. i may be able to do it though, i just need to check my calendar.

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  4. Indigo says:

    Hi! My name is Indigo and I’m participating through my email this time around. I’d really really like to be on Team Hogwarts but Team Half-Blood would be okay too. Thanks :-)

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  5. Poppy says:

    Hi—
    I would love to participate. I have recently deleted my blog (I think) so I will be participate through email. I would love to be on team Hogwarts or Team Camp Half Blood. Thanks for the opportunity!
    Poppy

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  6. Annecy says:

    I MUST JOIN. I would love to be on Team LOTR of Team HP. I may not be able to do every single prompt because school and I’m moving, but I really want to do this! Please let me join! Thank you so much.
    Annecy 👽🌒

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  7. Sarah says:

    My name is Sarah and I’m participating via email. Id like to be on Team Hogwarts
    P.S. This is my first year AND I AM SO SO EXCITED!:)

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  8. The Joys Of Julia says:

    This sounds super cool and I’d love to be a writer but I don’t think I’m good enough or would have enough time on my hands to participate in this.. Sounds fun though! ~Julia <3

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  9. Daisymermaid says:

    YAAASS SIGN ME UP.
    No blog anymore, but I’m commenting w/ my email.
    My first choice for a team is to be on Team NARNIA, and my second choice is Team HOGWARTS.

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  10. Orchid says:

    Oooooooh, this sounds fantastic!! Can I join? I’m Orchid, founder of Crochet Buddies: http://crochetbuddies.com (it’s actually more of a website, but the Blog is on one of the pages). I’d love to join Team Shire, second choice would be Team Narnia~ Will probably send entries to you via email, if that’s alright. It’ll be my first time participating, so apologies in advance if I mess something up. :P I’ll let my friends (the other Buddies) know and see if they’ll be interested! Can’t wait!! :D

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  11. Cherry Cola22 says:

    So, how it works is you post a pic and we have to write a short story about it? And then you judge or do we just get points for turning it in? I’m new to this whole thing🙂

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  12. Audrey says:

    i’ll be signing up :D

    name: audrey
    blog url: pleasejustonemorepage.wordpress.com

    i would like to be on team narnia, and my second choice is team hogwarts :-)

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  13. Sarah says:

    so I’ve heard so many good things about this that HEY I’M HERE. since I’m on Le Giant Hiatus rn, I’ll just be participating through email. thanks for hosting this, Loren — it sound S SO COOL AJSKFLGJ.

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