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Guest Writer Spot

I’d like to give a warm welcome to Kyt Wright, who is my Guest Writer this week. Here is some information about him: ‘Born in the 1957 the year the Space Race started when the USSR launched its first satellite … Continue reading

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Guest Writer Spot

Last week, I put out a request for guest writers and I’ve received many, many replies so thank you to everyone who got in touch. Your wonderful writing will appear in this slot one Friday soon. My first Guest Writer … Continue reading

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Markets For Writers

Writing Magazine is holding an 1000-word story competition. The theme is an open one and the closing date is 15th July 2018. Even though the word limit is shorter than their usual competitions, their prizes are the same, i.e. £200 … Continue reading

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I Challenge You To…

This week’s challenge is to write a story, limerick or poem on the subject of: Holidays Last week’s challenge was to write about sunshine. You sent in some excellent pieces. Here are a few: Keith Channing‘s limerick is hilarious – … Continue reading

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Markets For Writers

Do you enjoy crafting a cracking crime story to be solved? Or creating chills for your reader? Then The Writing  Magazine Crime/Thriller Short Story Competition isn’t to be ignored. Here are some details for you: Prizes: 1st: £200 plus publication … Continue reading

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Markets For Writers

This week’s market is The Moth Magazine Short Story Competition. Here are some important details for you: Prizes: 1st: €3000 2nd: writing retreat 3rd: €1000 Entry fee: €12 Word limit: 5000 Closing date: 30th June 2018 Visit the competition page … Continue reading

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Markets For Writers

Christmas is on its way! Not really – though it is if you want to enter the latest Words Magazine short story competition. The theme is Christmas and the closing date is 30th June 2018. Here are some more details … Continue reading

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