Creative writing competition: Poetry on the Lake Competition for Short Stories


10 December 2020
Win a prize of €250 in the Poetry on the Lake's new short story competition

The competition is for original short stories up to 4,500 words. The judges are looking for weird, quirky, unusual writing. Stories may have been previously published as long as the writer holds copyright.

The first prize is €250. The judge is Gary Balls.

The entry fee is £10.

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The closing date is 31 December.

For full details see the website.


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