Open Competitions

Grand Prize 2024
Win a whopping £1,000 for short fiction in any style and on any theme, up to 2,000 words
Closing Date 01/07/2024
Christmas Poetry
In the middle of summer, write a festive poem for seasonal publication
Closing Date 15/07/2024
Christmas poems
In the middle of summer, write a festive poem for seasonal publication
Closing Date 15/07/2024
Happy Ending
Happy ever after, happy for now
Closing Date 15/07/2024
750 Words
Stories that fit on a single page tend to be around 750 words - so send us your best one pagers, in any genre
Closing Date 15/08/2024
Nature
Enter fiction themed abound the natural world - anything from eco-fiction to pet stories and gardeners' tales
Closing Date 15/08/2024