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Creative writing prize: The Aesthetica Creative Writing Award

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The winners in the short story and poetry categories each get £1,000

Aesthetica's annual Creative Writing Award is given for short stories up to 2,000 words and poetry no longer than 40 lines. The winners will be published in the Aesthetica Creative Writing Annual.

Submissions must be original, and may have been previously published elsewhere. Stories and poems on any theme may be submitted to the competition, which invites international entries. Writers may enter in more than one category.

The entry fee is £12 per poetry entry and £18 per short story entry.

The closing date is 31 August.

For full details, see the website.

 

 

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