31 August 2020
The competition for young writers asks for interpretations of a Benjamin Franklin quotation
The 2020 competition quotation is: 'Glass, China, and Reputation, are easily crack'd, and never well mended.' (Poor Richard's Almanack, 1750).
Entrants must be between 18 and 25. Enter fiction or non-fiction responding to the quotation, between 1,000 and 1,500 words.
The first prize is £750 and the second prize is £500. Both winning entries will be published online.
Entry is free. Each writer may submit one entry.
The closing date is 31 October.
For full details see the website.
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