So the votes are in and we have our winners for the 2016-3 challenge and now it's time to turn our attentions to the next.
Come on now - did Harry truly have to wait until spring of his sixth year to snog Ginny?
Your challenge is to write a story telling how our favourite pair get together earlier.
The categories for judging are Best Overall, Most Romantic, Most Unexpected, and the People's Choice Award.
1. All general submission rules apply. Stories over 20,000 words are discouraged but not prohibited. R-rated stories are allowed but discouraged. Judges are not required to read stories over 20,000 words or any R-rated stories.
2. All entries must be submitted under The Carpe Diem Challenge (2017-1) sub-category of SIYE Challenges and be submitted by midnight SIYE time on Wednesday 15th March 2017.
3. Only completed stories will be accepted. Multiple chapters are allowed as long as all the requirements are in the chapters and the story is completed by the deadline. All stories still go through the same approval process as normal submissions so please don't wait until the last minute to submit your story.