The search for the winner of this year's Meager Puddle of Limelight Award for Best Short Story Title continues with heat four.
There are nine heats in all. The winners (or joint winners) from heats one - eight go straight through. The second place finishers battle it out in heat nine to see which title joins the others in the final round.
What's at stake?
Bragging rights for the winner? An interview and/or guest post here on An Englishman in New Jersey, as well as signed copy of my book, Fur-Face, and a couple of I are a writer! pens, as shown in the pic below.You'll need an LJ account to vote, but they're free).
From the following list, please select any short story titles which you think should progress to the final round
THE FIRES OF NOVEMBER
THE GLORYUS ADVENTURES OF KING BRYANT, SEKRIT GENIUS!
GREEN-QUEEN WINS THE INTERNET
GREY SILK, TIMES NINE
HOT CHOCOLATE FOR THE UNICORN
HOW A WAREHOUSEMAN AND A RECEPTIONIST SAVED ENOUGH MONEY TO SEND THEIR DAUGHTER TO COLLEGE WITHOUT LOANS, SCHOLARSHIPS OR GRANTS
INTELLECTUALS IN BUBBATOWN
THE LAWNMOWER THAT ATE MANHATTAN
LIFE AROUND THE BEND
Links to the other Heats and the final:
Voting in Heats 1 through 8 will close on Sunday, June 3rd 2012 at 6:00pm (US/Eastern). Heat nine will take place soon after.
Good luck to all who take part! Vene, vidi, puddli!