Competition Deadlines 2021
Jan 15: For the Love of Writing – up to 3,000 words. No prize money, honour prizes only.
Feb 15: Autobiographical Anecdote - Up to 1000 words; Winner £40; Runner Up £25;
Mar 15: Herbert Spencer Poetry - up to 50 lines - Winner £40; Runner Up £25
Apr 15: 250 Flash Fiction - Winner £30; Runner Up £10 -
May 15: Lewis Wright Short Story - Up to 3000 words; Winner £60; Runner Up £25;
Jun 15: Gordon Gompers Article - Up to 3,000 words ; Winner £60: Runner Up £25;
July 15: RANDOM WRITING (theme Given) - Winner £40; Runner Up £25;
Aug 15: Short Story For Children - Up to 1500 Words - Winner £40; Runner Up £25;
Sept 15:Vee Bradley Humorous Poetry 40 lines maximum - Winner £30; RU £15
Oct. 15: 100 Word Flash Fiction - Winner £40; Runner Up £20
Nov. 15: Chairman's 1000 Word Challenge - 1000 words - Winner £80; Runner Up £25
For the Love of
Members are invited to send in any form of writing which they wish to display, to show their personal style and expertise. You may wish to send in an extract, a short story, a poem, an article, or a personal reflection or account of something which has caught your whim.
In the Anthology Dancing With Words there are sections of 'miscellany' – a total joy of items of writing, disparate, but entertaining. This competition reflects that strategy.