, the Slytherin house newspaper, is now accepting submissions! All ideas must be approved.
Please post here
or send your ideas to serpentimes.hol[at]gmail.com
You can earn a maximum of 50 points
per issue. If you have an idea for a column, fill out a Columnist application
. It will be open all year! Points BreakdownArticles:
5-15 points each (max 30 points)Graphics:
5-10 points each (max 20 points)Puzzles:
5-10 points each (max 20 points)
SerpenTimes is also offering three extra point-earning opportunities. These are open to all houses and will be submitted separately
from submissions. You can earn a maximum of 40 points
from exclusives. SerpenTimes ExclusivesMagic Moments
(max 20 points)
Share up to two images that represent the given theme. Each moment must be accompanied with a brief description (max 50 words). The written description can be included with the picture or submitted separately. Moments are worth 10 points each.Grab Bag Writing Challenge
(max 15 points)
Write a story at least 250 words in length that includes the words in the list provided. Earn 1 point for each word utilized in the story. Any form of the words (change the tense, make them plural, etc.) can be used.SerpenTimes Superlatives
(max 5 points)
Choose fellow HOL'ers for superlatives each issue. People from any house can be named and more than one person can be nominated for each superlative. Provide a reason (at least 1 full sentence) for the nominations.
For our next issue:Theme: Mystery
Deadline: 15th OctoberSerpenTimes Points Spreadsheet
(The theme is simply a springboard for ideas. Submissions are not required to fit the theme for each issue.)
Looking forward to your submissions!