If you like to be inspired by a theme, then the Chorleywood Adult Writing Competition may be the one for you. They’re currently inviting short stories of up to 800 words on the theme of ‘Food for Thought‘. Here are some more details for you:
1st prize: £50
2nd prize: £25
The winning stories will be published on the website.
Entry fee: £5
Closing date: Friday 23rd September 2016
To enter, visit the website.