Short Story Competition 2017
Our annual short story competition is now open for entries. Suitable for writers of all levels, whether published or unpublished, entries can be any genre, on any subject, but must be no longer than 2,500 words.
1st prize - £500
2nd prize - £100
3rd prize- £50
30th November 2017
The results will be published on our website at the end of February 2018.
Judge: Charlie Maclean
Charlie Maclean is the author of Unforgettable, a contemporary romance set in present-day London with a Sliding Doors concept, published in 2016. Unforgettable attracted national press and its cover was nominated for an industry award. Charlie studied English Literature and Law in London before working in public relations and business. Charlie is currently writing a screenplay of Unforgettable and working on his next novel, another romance, this time set in the seaside city of Brighton and Hove, where he now lives.
To enter please pay by Paypal using the options below or post a cheque (made payable to J Smith to School House, Lindal, Ulverston, Cumbria LA12 0NB), then complete the entry form below and upload your entries.
If you have any problems completing the online entry form, please email your Word Document(s) to firstname.lastname@example.org and include the information requested on the entry form in the body of the email.
4) Stories must be previously unpublished either online or in print, and must not have been accepted for publication elsewhere. We do, however, accept stories that have been on critique forums or are currently submitted to another competition.
If for whatever reason you have problems paying via Paypal, please remember you can also pay by cheque (Made payable to J Smith and posted to School House, Lindal, Ulverston, Cumbria, UNITED KINGDOM LA12 0NB), or contact email@example.com
Pay for 1 entry £6.00
Pay for 2 entries £10.00
Pay for 3 entries £14.00
Additional entries £4 each