August/September Open Period & Announcements

Please wait...

πŸ”Ž Creepypasta Main Search
πŸ’€ Popular Creepypastas

CHECK OUT MORE STORIES SORTED BY:

πŸ† Top-Ranked Stories
πŸ“… Recently Published
πŸ“š Category
βŒ› Length
πŸ“ Author
πŸ“– Title

πŸ“… Published on August 16, 2016

"August/September Open Period & Announcements"

Written by

Estimated reading time β€” 2 minutes

First things first, what you’ve all been waiting for – submissions are open again!

This submission period will run from today, August 16th 2016, until September 15th, 2016.

This post means that all submissions from the prior open period have been processed. Those of you queued for Crappypasta have been sent emails letting you know of this status. For everyone else, if you did not receive any reply, consider your story rejected. If you are confused, please familiarize yourself with the FAQ – the entire submission process is covered in detail there. Please refrain from leaving whiny/confrontational comments if your story was not accepted; it only serves to make you look bad. Likewise, please resist the urge to send me nasty messages via Contact Us or the submission form if you are upset about your story’s status. Once again, this does you no favors.

Second: The ghost story writing challenge contest is now live and will be accepting entries until September 1st, 2016. Please visit ths post for the rules, how to enter, etc. MAKE SURE YOU READ THE POST BEFORE SUBMITTING AN ENTRY AND FOLLOW THE CORRECT STEPS, AS STORIES SENT IN TO THE MAIN SUBMISSION FORM WILL NOT BE LOOKED AT FOR THE CONTEST. Likewise, please do not send in completely irrelevant submissions via the contest form.

Third: You may note that the Ratings Index is currently down. That particular plugin is… having issues, to put it lightly. I’m fairly certain that the Ratings Index pages were the culprit behind the site’s downtime issues over the past week, as such, I’ve disabled those pages until I have time to look further into the situation. Ideally, I will find either a way to fix the issue or find a new plugin to display that information (one that doesn’t cause such catastrophic fallout would be nice), but neither of these results are guaranteed. Given that I haven’t yet had the chance to really look at it, there is no ETA on when/if this can be solved, obviously. For now, I assume everyone will agree that having the site online is preferable to keeping up a small function that isn’t even working half the time.

That’s all for now. Thanks for your time!

πŸ”” More stories from author:


Rate this story:

Please wait...


Creepypasta.com is proud to accept horror fiction and true scary story submissions year-round, from both amateur and published authors. To submit your original work for consideration, please visit ourΒ story submissions pageΒ today.

Copyright Statement: Unless explictly stated, all stories published on Creepypasta.com are the property of (and under copyright to) their respective authors, and may not be narrated or performed, adapted to film, television or audio mediums, republished in a print or electronic book, reposted on any other website, blog, or online platform, or otherwise monetized without the express written consent of its author(s).

 

MORE STORIES FROM AUTHOR Creepypasta.com

Average Rating:
10

Ratings System & Mobile Theme Update

Quick notes here. The mobile theme is currently disabled until I find a better replacement. The prior theme stopped supporting sticky posts, which was ...
Read Now
Average Rating:
10

Submissions Re-Opened & The March/April Open Period Has Been Extended – UPDATED 4/14

The backlog has been fully processed. If you did not receive a reply and you checked 'yes' on Crappypasta, it's likely that one of ...
Read Now
Average Rating:
10

By Popular Demand: New Mobile Theme!

IMPORTANT NOTE: Yes, I'm aware that some users have issues with not being able to swap between mobile and desktop themes. There are a ...
Read Now
Average Rating:
10

Narrators uNIGHTed Charity Drive & Streaming Project

I've been asked to help spread the word about what I hope will be a very successful and important charity project. I think that ...
Read Now
Average Rating:
10

Two Community Announcements: Micropasta eBook & Peer-Review Website

Two quick announcements - some community members have created some exciting new things that we all thought the general Creepypasta population might be interested ...
Read Now
Average Rating:
10

I Love You Guys!

You guys hit the $200 within just a few hours (!!!!!!!), so once that's all processed and paid out, we're good to go with ...
Read Now

No Comments

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.