April 2019 Competition Winner

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Lucy Tertia George is a writer and performer, born in Sheffield in the North of England, now living in London. Her first novel THREE WOMEN was published in October 2018 by Starhaven Press. _________________________________________________________ THIS IS NOT A GAME Clive and Gloria had been married 22 years, 7 months and three days. Long enough to […]

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The Richell Prize for Emerging Writers

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The Richell Prize for Emerging Writers is open until July 8, 2019. Free to enter. Open to unpublished Australian residents aged 18 years and over. They are looking for adult fiction and adult narrative non-fiction. Submit the first three chapters and a synopsis. The judging panel includes Robert Watkins, Head of Literary at Hachette Australia; […]

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Better Read Writing Competition

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The Better Read Writing Competition is open until June 30, 2019. Free to enter. “Two roads diverged in a wood and I I took the one less travelled by And that has made all the difference” Robert Frost Submit a piece, of up to 2,000 words, using the above quote as inspiration. It can be […]

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ACU Prize for Poetry

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The ACU Prize for Poetry is open until July 8, 2019. Theme: Solace Entry Fee: $25 per poem First prize: $10,000 Second prize: $5,000 Third prize: $3,000 The final judge is Professor Christopher Wallace-Crabbe. Shortlisted and winning poems will be included in the ACU Poetry Chapbook. More here.

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March 2019 Competition Winner

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As a former Airman, Legionnaire, and English teacher, Warren has developed a unique perspective when it comes to capturing a story. Influenced by some of the greats from American, French, and Russian literature, he aspires to actualize his own voice in the nature of the written word. You can find out more about Warren on […]

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Boroondara Literary Awards

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The Boroondara Literary Awards are open until August 30, 2019 (5pm). Free to enter! Prizes include: more than $5,000 in prize money across various age groups in the Young Writers’ category more than $3,500 in prize money in the Open Short Story category. More here.

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