The Writing Quarter March 2020 Competition Winner

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Dream Brett Denton is 26 years old and he is a literary studies major at Victoria University.  ____________________________________________________________________ Beth hands me a plate and I drown it in soapy water. The day’s remaining sun pours through the window above the sink. The bay and basil leaves perched on the windowsill grow on an angle towards the […]

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Port Writers Open Competition 2020

Posted 4 months ago under Uncategorised,

The Port Writers Open Competition 2020 is open until June 30, 2020. Open to Australia citizens or permanent residents, over 18 years old Submit short fiction or non-fiction up to 2,500 words. Poetry up to 32 lines. Entry Fee: $5, $4 per entry for 5 or more Prizes in each category: $100, $50 More here.

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Arts Queensland Val Vallis Award for Unpublished Poetry

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The Arts Queensland Val Vallis Award for Unpublished Poetry is open until May 4, 2020. Open to: Australian residents Submit poetry of up to 80 lines, any theme. Entry Fee: $15, $10 concession Prize: $1,000, $500. Highest QLD entry: Performance opportunity at Queensland Poetry Festival 2021. More here.

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Lord Mayor’s Creative Writing Awards 2020

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The Lord Mayor’s Creative Writing Awards 2020 are open until May 3, 2020. Free to enter. Open to residents of Victoria. The awards support the talent and creativity of unpublished writers. Award categories: The Dorothy Porter Award for Poetry (Up to 100 lines) Narrative Non-Fiction (No more than 5000 words) Short Story set in Melbourne […]

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