Smut Marathon

Smut Marathon 2018: Enter now!

I have been looking forward to this moment for months, ever since I have announced that I will be running the Smut Marathon 2018 (and hopefully 2019, 2020, etc too). The time has come! You can finally enter for the Smut Marathon 2018! But before you do that, first read through the next piece and then I will tell you how to enter. What can you expect? The first writing round of the Smut Marathon starts on 28 January 2018 and lasts for two weeks. The second writing round also last for two weeks, the third and fourth for three weeks and the rest of the ten rounds all last for four weeks. Between each writing round there is a

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Writing is a marathon, not a sprint.

The Marathon

Originally, the Smut Marathon was run by Alison Tyler, but for some years now there have been no editions of this ‘competition’. Four years ago Alison gave permission for a Dutch version of the Smut Marathon being started and just recently she has also given permission to re-start the Smut Marathon. So here we are… What is the Smut Marathon? The Smut Marathon is a writing challenge that lasts for months, hence the reason we call it a marathon. When you start it, be ready to be engaged for close to a year. If you make it through to the final round, you will have had to send in ten assignments spread over 10-11 months. Why should you participate? Because

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