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  • You cannot nominate an author for both Best Author and Best New Author.
  • You cannot vote for yourself
  • You cannot nominate the same author more than twice per catergory. If an author is nominated more than twice by more than one person, the author shall decide which fics to include.
  • You can nominate a story in more than one category.
  • Unfinished fics may be nominate in any category.
  • A valid link must be provided to the fic.
  • A valid email address for the author must be provided.
  • The story must involve a Willow and Tara pairing, either romantically or otherwise, no other pairings will be accepted unless they come within a W/T story. If in a romantic context, the pairing must be Willow and Tara, no W/B, W/X etc.
  • Spellbound is NOT eligible for any round or category.
  • Winners cannot be voted in the next round.
  • In the event of a tie, the judging panel will decide between those stories.
  • Archives nominated in 'Best Archive' do not have to be W/T exclusive although they MUST allow W/T submissions so no Spuffy, Spangle etc.

If these rules are deliberately broken your vote and/or nominations will be disregarded.



Round One

Nominations: January 1st - March 1st.
Voting: March 3rd - April 3rd.
Winners Announced: April 10th.*

Round Two

Nominations: June 1st - September 1st
Voting: September 20th - October 20th
Winners Announced: October 25th.*

Due to personal circumstances, you will now have approx. 10 days from today Sept 8. to read all the nominated stories before voting will begin. Voting will open Sept. 18 unless Im hungover which is possible.

*Subject to change at discretion of webmasters and artists.
*Please note that these dates are based on UK times, all nominations/votes must be received by midnight, on the date shown GMT.

Due to the few nominations we've had this round, we will keep open the window of opportunity to nominate your favourites.



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