Tell us your funniest holiday story

The holidays are just around the corner so it's time to start spreading some holiday cheer. That's why we're requesting your funniest stories for this year's annual Post-Bulletin holiday writing contest.

Tell us the holiday story that makes your sides ache and your eyes water from laughter. You've got 600 words or less to make us laugh out loud.

Entries must be typed and double-spaced. Entries can be mailed or faxed. We will not accept e-mail entries. Deadline is 5 p.m. Dec. 13. First-, second- and third-place winners will receive $100, $75 and $50, respectively, and will be published in the Dec. 28 Life &; Leisure section.

Mail entries to: Holiday Writing Contest, Life &; Leisure Department, Post-Bulletin, 18 First Ave. S.E., Rochester, MN 55904. Fax entries in care of Holiday Writing Contest at (507) 285-7772.

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