Prompt Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me. This prompt can be interpreted however you like. Requirements 1,200 - 5,000 words Any genre Any style Polished to the best of your ability One entry per person How to Enter Post your entry as a reply to this thread. It will be automatically anonymized. Please title the story and include the word count. You will be able to post entries through to 30 April. Voting Voting will run from 1 - 15 May. Winner The winner will be announced on May 16. He or she will get a shiny medal under their avatar, automatic entry into the annual Hall of Fame contest, and their winning story featured in the WritingForums annual ezine. This means giving up first publication rights, so think carefully before entering if you will want to sell the story later. Get writing!