Creative writing prize: Frome Festival Short Story Competition 2021


22 March 2021
Enter stories between 1,000 and 2,200 words to win a first prize of £400

The annual Frome Festival Short Story Competition is inviting entries of original, unpublished short fiction on any subject between 1,000 and 2,200 words.

The winner will receive £400. There are second and third prizes of £200 and £100, and there will also be local first and scond prizes for writers living with in a 250-mile radius of Frome Library. This year's guest judge is Frome-based author Frances Liardet.

The entry fee is £8 per story.

The closing date is 31 May.

For full details see the website.



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