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Category: Fiction
Closes: 17th January 2018
Fees: $9.99 for one entry.
Prizes: $100 for first place.
Details: For flash fiction stories up to 500 words, where a character has a secret that somehow influences the story.
Country: United States
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Category: Fiction
Closes: 18th January 2018
Fees: $10 for one entry.
Prizes: $100 for first place. Publication.
Details: We love work that is linguistically, intellectually, and emotionally demanding of the reader. We want literary fiction that grows in complexity upon each visitation. Writers we admire are Zadie Smith, Virginia Woolf, Charles Dickens, Thomas Mann, Robert Musil, Vladimir Nabokov and James Baldwin. Both previously published and unpublished works are eligible, provided that publication on the website does not infringe on previously held rights.
Country: United States
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Category: Poetry
Closes: 19th January 2018
Fees: £0 for one entry.
Prizes: £100 for first place. £50; £25.
Details: For poems up to 30 lines by people living or studying in the Wirral area on the theme: Memories. Various age categories.
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Country: United Kingdom
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Category: Fiction
Closes: 24th January 2018
Fees: £1.00 for one entry. Free to Write, Learn and Publish members.
Prizes: £100 for first place. N/A
Details: For this fun fiction writing competition, you have just 100 words or less to create an opening to a story. It must be compelling and captivating. Note – this is not a complete story. With only 100 words, make your opening as dynamic as possible. Remember, you will be up against writers from all over the world. We are a UK company also based in Spain. Submissions must be sent by email.
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Country: Spain
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Category: Poetry
Closes: 25th January 2018
Fees: £5 for one entry. £7.50 for three; £10 for five.
Prizes: £500 for first place. £200; £100; £50 x 4.
Details: For poems up to 35 lines.
Country: United Kingdom
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Category: Fiction
Closes: 28th January 2018
Fees: £4.00 for one entry. Free to Write, Learn and Publish members
Prizes: £600 for first place. 2nd Prize £400 3rd Prize: £200
Details: For this writing competition, you have only 800 words to tempt us with your story. It’s all about now or never. Acting in a way that changes the character’s life or, acting and living with regrets. There must be a sense of urgency, a sense of no-tomorrow or, of a vital deadline. As always, we are open to creative interpretation. Open to writers worldwide. Please email submission.
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Country: Spain
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Category: Fiction
Closes: 28th January 2018
Fees: £4 for one entry. Free to Write, Learn and Publish members
Prizes: £600 for first place. 2nd Prize £400 3rd Prize: £200
Details: For this writing competition, you have only 800 words to tempt us with your story. It's all about now or never. Acting in a way that changes the character's life or, acting and living with regrets. There must be a sense of urgency, a sense of no-tomorrow or, of a vital deadline. As always, we are open to creative interpretation and your story can be amusing or serious. Please read all the rules. Open to all.
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Country: Spain
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Category: Fiction
Closes: 30th January 2018
Fees: $25 for one entry. $15 for members.
Prizes: $1,000 for first place. Possible magazine publication.
Details: For short stories or self-contained novel excerpts up to 3,000 words.
Country: United States
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Category: Poetry
Closes: 30th January 2018
Fees: €5 for one entry.
Prizes: €500 for first place.
Details: For poems including all five words posted on the website.
Country: Ireland
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Category: Fiction
Closes: 31st January 2018
Fees: $25 for one entry. $20 until November 30, 2017.
Prizes: $1,000 for first place. Also book publication.
Details: For unpublished novels between 90 and 1,000 pages.
Country: United States
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