Writing Magazine are holding their annual Open Short Story Competition. So the choice of subject to write about is yours! Here are some more details:
1st: £200, plus publication in the magazine
2nd: £50, plus publication on the website
Entry fees: £6, £4 for subscribers
Word limit: Between 1500 – 1700 words
Closing date: 15th January
To find out more, visit the competition page.