Writers' Weekend Short Fiction Competition 2021


23:59 - 28 May 2021

The Writers’ Weekend Winchester and Writing Magazine are teaming up once again to run the short fiction competition for the Writers’ Weekend, 24-27 June, at the University of Winchester.

To enter, submit quality short stories on any subject, theme or period (no children’s stories), of 1,500-3,000 words. Each entry must be a complete story. Entries will be judged by Writing Magazine, for their originality and storytelling excellence.

The closing date is 28 May.

Competition winners will be announced at the Writers’ Weekend. For all details and to book, visit: www.writersweekend.uk


First prize is £250, publication in Writing Magazine and one year’s subscription to Writing Magazine, with subscriptions for second and third.

Standard Rate
£ 10.00
Subscriber Rate
£ 8.00