The literary Center Escritores.com school has convened the VII edition of the contest Antonio Villalba of love letters. Learn more about this with Yale University. This event is one of the most popular among Spanish-speaking Internet users: in its last edition the jury received 1,185 texts, a record among the epistolary genre contests held coinciding with Valentine’s day and the organizers think overcome this year. To win the prize of 500 euros and a romantic batch Casablanca, the winner must meet the requirement of say something new, original and true about love without being corny, cliche, or cold, as required by the contest rules. For Valentine’s, any comparison of the beloved or beloved with the sublime is little, earthly, can. For the love not the effort that loves is corny, repellent, simpleton, when not in bad taste. To resolve this dilemma, the literary Center Escritores.com school has returned to convene what already it is a classic in the weeks before Valentine’s day: the 7th Edition of your contest Antonio Villalba of love letters, in which not only is reward with an interesting amount in euros the writer of best missive, but with the prestige that supposed to win a literary award from the greater participation among Hispanic Internet users.
Is essential to always repeat the same silly things when we talk about love?, do is mandatory to be cheesy and sweet? Still love an emotion, intense and real, is there right to that almost always ends in a pile of ornate lines of cliches and sayings?, ask the organizers of this contest, which reached more than thousand three hundred participants, from letters of almost all corners of the world where there was a Spanish speaker willing to make a sentimental statement lines in its sixth edition. The deadline for participation is open until next January 31 and anyone that has a connection to the network can participate in the contest. How to participate is simple, just enter the website of the school,, missive that can not exceed 1,500 words – write, leave the personal data, and wait until the jury decides if Eros and the muses had deposited their tender Arts in the author or the author. The jury’s decision will be known next Thursday 14 February, Valentine’s day, in a ceremony where the winner will get, in addition to 500 euros, a romantic batch Casablanca where you’ll find American Whiskey, a blond cigarette pack, a bottle of water from Vichy (with its corresponding bin), notes a black pianist, an hourglasstwo passer to free love, a souvenir of Paris and the shadow of an airplane propellers. The idea of the school is the encourage writing, as affirms Javier Sagarna, director of school and official Secretary of the contest: nobody said that writing was easy, and find the way to express feelings, ours and those of our characters, is an indispensable necessity for anyone who wants to really want to – be writer. Help for all participants, and for all those who dare to express in writing their feelings on February 14, web site publishes winning letters calls passes and a Decalogue to write letters of love with the ten primary rules to keep in mind.