April Contest: Fred and George Family Prank


Apr 02, 2012

Posted by Mel

This month’s contest is inspired by none other than Messrs Fred and George Weasley and asks you to write the story of a prank the Weasley twins played on their family members. Stories should be no more than 500 words and should not conflict with canon. Email your submission to [email protected] by 11:59 pm (EDT) on April 30th, with “Family Prank” in the subject line of the e-mail. Please copy-paste your description into the body of the e-mail and include a name to be used for authorship. You may use your real name or your Leaky Lounge name.
Winners will receive a copy of the book The Practitioners Guide to Wand Magic by William C. Wilson, both donated by Wizard Wood Wands, as well as 200 MyLeaky points. Second, third, and honorable mention(s) will receive 150, 100, and 50 MyLeaky points respectively. You can read more about the contest here.
Good luck!

20 Responses to April Contest: Fred and George Family Prank

Avatar Imagekyrstalkris says: Topic's very broad, don't you think? I'm quite excited, I have a couple of ideas already for this prompt! Tricky part is to go under the word limit. Why, Leaky? Word limits are one of my greatest challenges in writing.Avatar ImageLunaLuver says: Sounds like a good one. Dont thing think I'll have time this month to try my hand at it, but I'm looking foward to reading the winning entries. :)Avatar ImageWON_TWO says: Sounds like fun...Avatar ImageWON_TWO says: Sounds like fun...Avatar ImagePotty wee Potter says: I'm expecting this should be fun but, I don't think I can squeeze this with all my other HP-related plans. Though I'm looking forward to reading the entries, too.Avatar ImageFleur-de- Lily says: That look like fun!Avatar Imagewandmastercalum says: Might enter but stuck for ideas :DAvatar ImageMrs Radcliffe says: i may enter but does it have to be a real prank or can u make it up? Avatar Imagesongbird says: It's a prank that you make up that you think Fred and George might have pulled on a member of their family. All of the details are in the link provided at the bottom of the description. I hope that helps! Songbird - Contest StaffAvatar ImageG.Weasley says: Well it sounds great and I can think of a couple of things that they could've done but I don't think I'll try for this one this time and I don't think I'd be able to stay under the word count.Avatar ImageMmmMalfoy says: Sounds fun. Now I'm debating about if I should do it or not..... hmmmmmmm.Avatar ImageMrs Radcliffe says: like I cant do it cause im not 13 im 12Avatar Imagemariakingsford says: is hoping to have a go. :)Avatar Imagelovelle says: Interesting... Very interesting!!! I love it! I wonder what to write... :DAvatar ImageFresca says: This should be a fun story to write, seeing that Gred and Forge were such inventive mischief makers.Avatar Imagemoglet says: When are we going to get the result of the competition for March? As I write this it is April 15, so it seems about time we got to hear who the winners are and to enjoy reading their entries.Avatar Imagemoglet says: Still waiting to hear who the winners are for the March Contest, it's now April 21st and I think it's about time we found out.Avatar ImageValeria-Johanna says: Yes, the link from Facebook still doesn't work.Avatar Imagemoglet says: And we're not all on facebook to have that opportunity even if the link did work.

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