Creative writing competition: Write by the Sea 2024


06 March 2024
There are four entry categories each with a €500 first prize

The Write by the Sea literary festival is inviting competition entries in four categories: short story (up to 2,500 words), flash fiction (up to 750 words), poetry (max 40 lines) and memoir/personal essay (up to 1,000 words).

The prizes are €500, €300 and €200 in each category. The winner in each category will be published online, and the writers will also receive a trophy and a weekend pass to the Write by the Sea festival 2024.

The entry fee is €10 for one piece or €25 for three pieces (in the same or different categories).

The closing date is 21 June.

For full details see the website.

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