Mary River Press Services Short Story Competition

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Mary River Press Services Short Story Competition is open to all short story authors, over the age of 16, until April 1, 2021. Entries must be written in English Word count: 2000-5000 words. Entry fee: $5 standard, $3 student, $3 pensioner. The winning entry will receive $100 2nd place: $30 3rd place: $10 Full details […]

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The Writing Quarter December 2020 Competition Winner

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Michaela is an Australian primary school teacher currently based in Singapore. In her free time she writes and reads, cooks and eats! She’s making the most of the balmy tropical climate and all that this tiny island country has to offer whilst borders remain closed! ____________________________________________ The Great Koi Heist of 2002 Michaela Hatfield The […]

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The Writing Quarter Competition

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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 1,000-3,000 words. Open theme. Competition Rules As we receive a lot of emails, please do not email us with any questions about our competition. All […]

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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 Submit unpublished poems on any subject, up to 40 lines in length.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

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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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