Michael Terence Publishing 2021 Short Story Competition

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The Michael Terence Short Story Competition is open to all short story writers, over the age of 16, until March 31, 2021. Maximum word count: 3,000 words. Stories must be written in English. Entry fee: £7 / Early bird: £5 (before February 28, 2021). The winning entry will receive £2021 and their story published in […]

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Creative Writing Ink December 2020 Competition Winner

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Crispin Anderlini is a short story writer by night and storyteller by day for Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington. Having been writing on-and-off for a number of years, he can now be found at his desk writing most nights, while his young son and partner sleep peacefully in other rooms. Previous work has appeared […]

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Bridgend Writers’ Circle Open Competition

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The Bridgend Writers’ Circle Open Competition is open until March 1, 2021. The competition is open to all writers over the age of 18 at the closing date. Submit 1,500-1,800 words. Entry Fee: £5 for the first entry, £2.50 for each thereafter Prizes: £100, £50, £30 Further information here.

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Scottish Arts Trust Story Awards

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The Scottish Arts Trust Story Awards are open to writers worldwide. The Scottish Arts Club Short Story Competition is open until February 28, 2021. Submit stories on any topic up to 2000 words. Prizes: £1000, £500, £250. Entry fee is £10 per story. For further information, visit their website.

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Sentinel Literary Quarterly Poetry Competition

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The Sentinel Literary Quarterly Poetry Competition (January 2021) is open until 31 January 2021. Oz Hardwick will judge the competition entries. Submit original, previously unpublished poems in English, on any subject, in any style, up to 50 lines long. Open to writers worldwide. Prizes: £250, £125, £75. £30 x 3 (High commendation), £20 x 3 […]

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The Mogford Food & Drink Short Story Prize

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The Mogford Food & Drink Short Story Prize is open until January 13, 2021 (noon GMT). The winner will receive £10,000 and the winning story will be read by an actor and uploaded to the StoryPlayer website. Three runner-up prizes of £250 each. Food and drink must be at the heart of your short story. […]

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