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 Open to unpublished Australian residents aged 18 years and over.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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Newcastle Poetry Prize Competition

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The 38th Newcastle Poetry Prize Competition is open until 8pm AEST 12th June 2019. Prizes: $15000, $5000, $1000. Highly commended, $250 each. The Harri Jones Memorial Prize awards $500 to a poet under 36 years. $75 to each poet selected to be published in the anthology. Open to all Australians. Entry Fee: $33 Submit max […]

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Skin Suit

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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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