details here) but what if you know more than 250 words and want to use those other words?
Well, my friend -- we're friends, right? -- you can now do that in Andrew Leon's contest to win the best chocolate in the ENTIRE WORLD.
The short version of the contest is: "Write a 7500 word or less short story based on 'The Imagination Room' featured in Leon's books The House On The Corner and suggested/mentioned in Christmas On The Corner", and submit it to him at his blog, by February 6, and he'll consider you for various prizes including chocolate.
Want more info? Read his post here. And enter. That's his picture there to the right. Doesn't he look like the kind of guy you want to win chocolate from? I agree.