All types of stories are the writing on my forehead pdf, from horror to romance, with a length of between 1,000 and 3,000 words. Entries arriving too late for one comp automatically go into the next. 3 for subscribers to the magazine. Forum is for poems of up to 40 lines on any thme.

Entries arriving too late for one month automatically go forward to the next. If you are just back from somewhere a shade more interesting than the local park, the Telegraph Online would like the gripping details in up to 500 words. 200 in your choice of currency. Entry Fee: None – free to enter. To enter this new weekly peer-reviewed contest from Manchester you submit a piece of writing of any type you choose running to no more than 2,000 words. There is a different theme every week. I’ve had another two wins recently – Concrete Cow and UPLI – and I’ve actually had my book How to Win Writing Competitions accepted by a publisher!

Your website gets a mention in it, of course. Each round ends when 100 entries have been accepted. Surplus entries automatically go into the next round. This quarterly contest from Scribble magazine is for stories in any genre and on any subject, running to no more than 3,000 words. As you may gather from the name of the competition, this is not for the sort of jolly happy-ending story that leaves you with a warm glow inside. This quarterly flash fiction contest, which offers higher prize money than many similar competitions, is for stories of up to 500 words on any theme.

Highly Commended – A copy of Bad Moon Rising. Winners will be published on the website. When you submit a story or poem to a competition, you are entering into a contract with the promoter. Make sure you know the terms. This is often the price you pay for entering a contest with no entry fee. Here are two free monthly contests from Secret Attic Press, one for short stories of up to 1,200 words, the other for poems running to no more than 28 lines.

Best entries will be published in the monthly magazine. Entry Fee: None – free entry. I won this year’s Cinnamon Press Short Story competition. I wouldn’t have known about this excellent small publishing press without your listings site. Evesham Festival of Words Short Story Competition.

All shortlisted entries will appear in an anthology. Winners will be published in the e-book anthology and will receive a free downloadable copy. MJ Meads Short story Competition . Here we have a free short story contest on the theme of Light. Entry Fee: None – Free entry. I have been a follower of your excellent site for a few years, finally with some success. I usually submit poetry but I have won 2nd Prize in the Eyelands Short Story competition – a piece of Greek pottery and copy of the Anthology containing my story.

I hope the Anthology copy which I receive is not all GREEK TO ME like Mary Hodges copy last Year! Poems of up to 300 words are invited for this contest from Fish Publishing based in southern Ireland. This annual award is for books published by independent publishers or self-published. 1,500, and the book will be read by a literary agent at MBA in London. This contest from Tamworth in Staffordshire is for stories and poems on any subject.

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