Creative writing prize: SWC Annual Short Story Competition 2022


12 October 2022
Win a £200 first prize for short fiction up to 2,000 words

For its 2022 short story competition, Southport Writers' Circle is inviting entries of original, unpublished short stories up to 2,000 words, on any theme.

There are prizes of £200, £100 and £50. This year's judge is Dinah Burch.

The entry fee is £3 per story or £10 for four.

The closing date is 31 October.

For full details see the website.

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