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Markets For Writers

Flash 500 aren’t just looking for 500-word stories, they also hold other writing competitions. Here are details of their current short story competition: It’s an open-themed competition. All genres are accepted, including those written by or for children. They also … Continue reading

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Markets For Writers

Here’s an excellent flash fiction competition for you. Fish Publishing’s Annual Flash Fiction Competition is open for another two weeks. They’re looking for stories of up to 300 words.  Prizes: 1st: €1,000 2nd: online writing course with Fish The top … Continue reading

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Markets For Writers

Article writing competitions are less common than short story and poetry competitions, but here’s one for you – and it’s one all of you can enter. Scribble Magazine is looking for entries into its Annual Article Competition.The theme is ‘My … Continue reading

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Markets For Writers

With fantastic prizes, The 2016 Costa Short Story Award is worth an entry. You can send in your stories, up to 4000 words, on any theme, from 1st July 2016 – 5th August 2016. Here are some details for you: … Continue reading

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Markets For Writers

Apologies for highlighting my own competition – yet again. I have a couple of reasons: 1) The closing date is coming round quickly and 2) I haven’t had a chance to research a market this week (Miss Clumsy has struck … Continue reading

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Markets For Writers

This week’s market is ‘The First Line Literary Journal‘. Here’s what they have to say about themselves: ‘The purpose of The First Line is to jump start the imagination–to help writers break through the block that is the blank page. … Continue reading

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Markets For Writers

This week’s market is The Flash 500 Novel Opening Chapter and Synopsis Competition. It’s a fantatsic opportunity to have your work looked at by  editors from independent genre publishers Crooked Cat. They’re looking for the opening chapter of your novel, … Continue reading

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