The contest for November. Does 500 words have to be poem , then explanation on top?
the contest in November. I don´t fully understand in the poetry or prose section it says 500 words plus an explanation of the poem. How many words all together?
After reading the requirements my understanding is that if you submit a poem of any size or a photo entry it must have a 500 word explanation included that is a description of the work.
l still don´t ´get it´???? Surely they don´t want a 500 word explanation of a poem?
Neither the poem nor the explanation has to be 500 . The 500 word requirement includes BOTH the words in the poem and the explanation as well as a description of a photograph you use-and you do need to use a photograph. Thus, the *total hub* must be 500 words.
by Maren Elizabeth Morgan 6 years ago
I usually write poems much shorter than 500 words. I am unclear on the upcoming contest word requirement. I see that an explanation must accompany the poem (which I also do not completely understand - can't the reader be free to interpret it?). If my explanation and poem do...
by Mary Hyatt 6 years ago
I just reread the rules for the contest, and it states that poems should be 500 words. Mine is 210. Is the introduction counted in the word count? Thanks.
by Simone Haruko Smith 6 years ago
Welcome to the official forum thread for discussing the HubPatron of the Arts contest! BEFORE you enter, read everything on our official contest page, including the rules. I guarantee that it will answer nearly all of your contest-related questions.For those wondering about the word count...
by em_saenz 6 years ago
Please help me understand the November contest rules,QUOTE:Qualifying RequirementsContain a minimum of 500 words (if the entry is a photo gallery or poem, an explanation of the poem or description of the photos is required) Be properly categorized within the fictional story, poem, or image gallery...
by marriedwithdebt 6 years ago
Are short poems not eligible for the HubPages contest that started today?Saw that entries must be 500 words, which would make short poems ineligible, or require they be accompanied by a lengthy description.
by Glen 8 years ago
I see this on my account pageAnd apart from the fact that it goes to a page which doesn't explain what this competition is none of the links in Your Hubs, Your Account, Interaction and Favorites are now working for me.Is this just me, or is it happening to anyone else?
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