Creative writing competition: InterAct Stroke Support's Ruth Rendell Short Story Competition 2022


23 August 2021
The biennial contest has a first prize of £1,000

InterAct's Ruth Rendell Short Story Competition, named in honour of their late patron, is for positive stories that would be suitable to read in a hospital setting. The winner will be commissioned to write four further stories for InterAct Stroke Support and will receive £1,000 in payment. The head judge for the competition is Dame Margaret Drabble.

Enter original, unpublished short stories up to 1,000 words in any genre.

The entry fee is £15 per story.

The closing date is 21 December.

For full details see the website.

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