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28 July 2012 @ 05:06 pm
Apologies for how late this is, congratulations to all the winners! Many thanks to flourhurricane for making the banners.

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14 June 2012 @ 06:02 pm

The theme this year is REDEMPTION. Please refer to this post for further information on the theme, as well as the rules and timeline. IT IS NECESSARY TO READ THIS POST FOR RULES AND TIMELINE!!! I expect these to be followed to the T. Do not give me any problems, or I reserve the right to boot you from participating.

Those interested in signing up for ficathon, please email me with the following information to caffeineivore[at]gmail[dot]com:

1. Pen-name
2. contact e-mail address (preferably one that fans can write to, and not a personal one)
3. Yes/No answer to this question: Are you old enough and not averse to reading material depicting sexual acts?
4. What of graphic violence/character death?
5. Favourite senshi and/or shitennou and/or pairing.
6. Lucky number draw: 1 - 20 (inclusive).

Yes, everyone can start writing right away!! Sign-ups close in three weeks, so get on it!! Good luck and happy writing!!!

P.S. Ficathon pimps and anyone else, feel free to spread the word and cross-post wherever you see fit!
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11 April 2012 @ 08:10 pm
April 2011 Voting
[x] Do NOT vote for yourself.
[x] EVERY fic written for the month of April and submitted until the April 6th  2012 is automatically nominated.
[x] You must vote for EVERY category.
[x] You must post your choices in this thread ONLY. If you have any problems, please contact me or sea_thoughts.
[x] Do NOT vote tactically. This means you shouldn't vote for your least favorite entry to improve your chances at winning, using clone accounts, having friends vote for you and only for you, etc.
[x] Cast your votes by April 25th 2012.

The voting is for BOTH the AU and the Poetry prompts in one go, so feel free to mix and match in your votes, no need to stick to only one theme. Both April 2011 themes are eligible!
Please check this post for a linked compilation of all the prompts.


Best General
Best Romance
Best Comedy
Best Drama
Best Horror/Dark

Special Categories:

Best Characterization
Best Interpretation of a Prompt
Best Dialogue
Most Original
Best Overall
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02 April 2012 @ 08:47 pm
Dear All,

I am super pleased to announce the March 2011 winners! Thanks to everyone for submitting, voting and tie-breaking! And now, without further ado, the winners!


Best General: Moment of Madness by Starsea
Best Romance: Playing Dress Up by Spirit
Best Comedy: Blame it on the Tron by V
Best Drama: Animal Style by Apsara
Best Horror/Dark: White by Lytton

Special Categories:

Best Characterization: Children will listen by Cate
Best Interpretation of a Prompt: Light and Lace by Apsara
Best Dialogue: Tea Ceremony by Starsea
Most Original: Children will Listen by Cate
Best Overall: Playing Dress Up by Ellorgast

Congratulations to all the winners!
30 March 2012 @ 12:35 pm
Dear All,

there is one last tie to break! In the Best Characterisation category, two fics have emerged with the same number of votes.
Please break the tie between the two, then I can post the results.
Poll #1830131 Tie-breaker!

Best Characterisation?

Children Will Listen by Cate
Tea Ceremony by Starsea

This poll will be open until Sunday, 1st of April 2012.
28 March 2012 @ 02:00 pm
Dear All,

one more set of votes over here and I can put up the results for March 2011! Thanks to all who have taken the time to vote so far!



26 March 2012 @ 06:54 pm
Dear All,

are your fingers itching to write, but you need a little prompt to get you started? Well, you can still write some fics for the wonderful themes we had here at sm_monthly in April last year. There are two sets of themes to choose from, poetry and AU! Follow the links below, they conveniently take you to the respective prompt post.

If you post your fics until April 6th, 2012, then they are even still eligible for the awards!
22 March 2012 @ 08:28 pm
Hello all,

before the winners of the March 2011 challenge can be announced, there are some ties in need of breaking. Help a gal out, please? Links to the fics can be found below the poll.

Best Romance?

Love Story by Verisimilitude
All That Glitters by Verisimilitude
Playing Dress Up by Spirit

Best Characterisation?

Children will listen by Cate
Wind and Fire by Verisimilitude
Tea Ceremony by Starsea

Best Interpretation of a Prompt?

Playing Dress Up by Ellorgast
Certainty by Lytton
Light and Lace by Apsara

Best Dialogue?

Tea Ceremony by Starsea
3 in 1 by Lytton
Certainty by Lytton
Verisimilitude's Love Story, Verisimilitude's All That Glitters, Spirit's Playing Dress Up, Cate's Children Will Listen, Verisimilitude's Wind and Fire, Starsea's Tea Ceremony, Lytton's Certainty, Apsara's Light and Lace, and Lytton's 3 in 1.

Voting will close a week from today, on the 29th of March, 2012.
05 June 2011 @ 10:23 pm
Ficathon 2011

Thalia asked me if I would let everyone know about this. Here's all the information you've been waiting for.

Theme: Literary Quotes

"Your first kiss is destiny knocking." - Alice Sebold

Literary quotes touch upon countless different themes that often fit very well with our beloved senshi/shitennou, including love, loss, fate, friendship, remembrance, past/present/future, forgiveness, and numerous others. Use something from the above site to inspire your writing!

Sign-ups are now under way and will remain open until the 22nd. Hope to hear from everyone soon!!

Please email the following information to caffeineivore[at]gmail[dot]com:

1) Your pen name
2) Email address (preferably a fandom one as opposed to a work/personal one)
3) Are you old enough to/not averse to reading smut?
4) What about violence?
5) Favourite senshi/shitennou/pairing?
6) Lucky number draw, 1-20 inclusive.

Spread the word, let's get this show on the road!!
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16 May 2011 @ 06:24 pm
[x] Ficlet must feature Tsukino Usagi/Sailor Moon. Other characters may be included.
[x] Fic submissions should be 100+ words excluding poetry submissions.
[x] Comments and criticisms are encouraged unless otherwise noted.
[x] Don't plagiarize.

Theme Seven: Prey

Medium: (Fanfic/Fanart)
Version: (Anime, Manga, PGSM)
Rating: (G - NC-17)

Don't forget that you can resubmit fics from the months last year that we weren't able to gather votes for!
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