Competition Listings

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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 Plough Poetry Prize 2021

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The Plough Poetry Prize 2021 is an international open competition for poems in the English language. Deadline: March 31, 2021 This year’s competition will be judged by Roger McGough. Submit unpublished poems on any subject, up to 40 lines in length. Prizes: £1,000, £500, £250 Entry Fee: £5 per poem for online entry. Full details […]

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Voice.Club Flash Fiction Contest

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The Voice.Club Flash Fiction Contest is open until January 30, 2021. No fee to enter. Write a story of 350 words or less, inspired by their current prompt “Dawn”. Prizes include Amazon gift cards and possible publication. For full details, visit their website.

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The Fantasy Banquet for Bibliophiles

Posted 2 weeks ago under Uncategorised,

The Fantasy Banquet for Bibliophiles is free to enter. Deadline: January 22, 2021 Describe in 1000 words, an imaginary banquet for book lovers, featuring literary characters, real or fictional, alive or dead. First prize is £500 and publication in the quarterly journal. Further information here.

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Guernsey International Poetry Competition

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The Guernsey International Poetry Competition is now open. Deadline: January 15, 2021. Kate Clanchy is this year’s judge. There are three categories: Open (18 and over), with a £1000 first prize, Young People’s Category (11-17), and a third category for Channel Island residents (18 and over). Submit up to 14 lines per poem. Entry Fee: […]

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October 2020 Competition Winner

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Mostly Sunny Skies Bethany Cody is an Adelaide based writer of short stories, flash fiction and poetry. She has received awards in the 2018, 2019 and 2020 Campbelltown Literary Awards, a commendation in the 2018 City of Rockingham Short Story Award, highly commended in the 2020 Shire of Mundaring poetry competition and won in her […]

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