Skin Suit

Posted 4 days ago under Uncategorised,

Skin Suit by Mark Towse Mark is the winner of our September 2018 competition. After a 30-year hiatus, Mark recently gave up a lucrative career in sales to pursue his dream of being a writer. He has only been writing short stories for seven months now, but already his passion and belief has resulted in […]

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The Writing Quarter Competition

Posted 1 week ago under Uncategorised,

We run a free to enter short story writing competition. This is an ongoing monthly competition. Deadline: Last day of every month Prize: $30 We’re looking for short stories of up to 3,000 words. Open theme. Competition Rules This competition is open to all writers aged 18 or over, regardless of nationality or country of […]

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Competition Listings

Posted 2 weeks ago under Uncategorised,

Please note that apart from The Writing Quarter Competition, all other listings are for external competitions. If you have a question about these competitions, please contact the competition organisers by clicking the website link in each listing. Unfortunately, we cannot assist with queries on external competitions. If you’re a competition organiser and would like to […]

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The Bruce Dawe National Poetry Prize

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The Bruce Dawe National Poetry Prize is open until May 31, 2019 (4pm). The winner will receive $3000, and two highly commended entrants will receive $500 each. Open to Australian citizens and permanent residents. Entry Fee: $6 per poem Submit poems of up to 50 lines. More here.

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Monash Undergraduate Prize for Creative Writing

Posted 3 weeks ago under Uncategorised,

The Monash Undergraduate Prize for Creative Writing is open until April 14, 2019. The prize is open to Australian and New Zealand university students, enrolled in either an undergraduate or honours degree. All types of creative writing are welcome, including short stories, non-fiction narrative and narrative verse. First prize is $4,000. The Highest placed Monash […]

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