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February 2018

Ten Winchester Writers' Festival Writing Competitions

Mon 1 January 2018 - Wed 11 April 2018

Enter one or more of the ten writing competitions offered by the Winchester Writers' Festival:

Poetry
Flash Fiction
Writing Can Be Murder
Picture Book
Children's Funny Fiction
Short Stories
First Three Pages of a Novel
Skylark Soaring Stories for middle grade and YA readers
Memoir
Young Writers' Competitions for writers...

Enter one or more of the ten writing competitions offered by the Winchester Writers' Festival:

Poetry
Flash Fiction
Writing Can Be Murder
Picture Book
Children's Funny Fiction
Short Stories
First Three Pages of a Novel
Skylark Soaring Stories for middle grade and YA readers
Memoir
Young Writers' Competitions for writers in school years 1 - 11

Details on all competitions: www.writersfestival.co.uk/competitions

Some competitions offer constructive feedback for an additional fee.

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Eyelands International Flash Fiction Competition

Sat 20 January 2018 - Tue 20 March 2018

Welcome to Eyelands 1st International Flash Fiction contest! We’re looking for short stories, of 500 words maximum in any genre on the theme of “Dreams”.
Seven years since the beginning of our annual international short story competition, which is the only international short story contest based in Greece, we (Eyelands Literary Magazine) decided to run a new international contest for...

Welcome to Eyelands 1st International Flash Fiction contest! We’re looking for short stories, of 500 words maximum in any genre on the theme of “Dreams”.
Seven years since the beginning of our annual international short story competition, which is the only international short story contest based in Greece, we (Eyelands Literary Magazine) decided to run a new international contest for flash fiction. We hope it will be as successful as our short story competition and gain the same respect and recognition on an international level whilst giving more writers the opportunity to see their work published and enjoy a holiday on the Greek island of Crete!

The contest runs from January 20th through March 20th, 2018
Theme of the contest: “Dreams”
First prize: A week holiday ?n the island of Crete (for 2 people)
Three prize winners: publication in anthology, handmade ceramic gift, certificate, complimentary copy of the anthology.
Shortlisted stories: Publication in anthology and complimentary copy
Judge: Gregory Papadoyiannis
Collaboration: Eyelands.gr (online literature magazine) & Strange Days Books (publishing firm)
Entry fee: 5€

MORE INFO & TO ENTER: https://eyelandscontes.wordpress.com/

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March 2018

Ten Winchester Writers' Festival Writing Competitions

Mon 1 January 2018 - Wed 11 April 2018

Enter one or more of the ten writing competitions offered by the Winchester Writers' Festival:

Poetry
Flash Fiction
Writing Can Be Murder
Picture Book
Children's Funny Fiction
Short Stories
First Three Pages of a Novel
Skylark Soaring Stories for middle grade and YA readers
Memoir
Young Writers' Competitions for writers...

Enter one or more of the ten writing competitions offered by the Winchester Writers' Festival:

Poetry
Flash Fiction
Writing Can Be Murder
Picture Book
Children's Funny Fiction
Short Stories
First Three Pages of a Novel
Skylark Soaring Stories for middle grade and YA readers
Memoir
Young Writers' Competitions for writers in school years 1 - 11

Details on all competitions: www.writersfestival.co.uk/competitions

Some competitions offer constructive feedback for an additional fee.

...more

Eyelands International Flash Fiction Competition

Sat 20 January 2018 - Tue 20 March 2018

Welcome to Eyelands 1st International Flash Fiction contest! We’re looking for short stories, of 500 words maximum in any genre on the theme of “Dreams”.
Seven years since the beginning of our annual international short story competition, which is the only international short story contest based in Greece, we (Eyelands Literary Magazine) decided to run a new international contest for...

Welcome to Eyelands 1st International Flash Fiction contest! We’re looking for short stories, of 500 words maximum in any genre on the theme of “Dreams”.
Seven years since the beginning of our annual international short story competition, which is the only international short story contest based in Greece, we (Eyelands Literary Magazine) decided to run a new international contest for flash fiction. We hope it will be as successful as our short story competition and gain the same respect and recognition on an international level whilst giving more writers the opportunity to see their work published and enjoy a holiday on the Greek island of Crete!

The contest runs from January 20th through March 20th, 2018
Theme of the contest: “Dreams”
First prize: A week holiday ?n the island of Crete (for 2 people)
Three prize winners: publication in anthology, handmade ceramic gift, certificate, complimentary copy of the anthology.
Shortlisted stories: Publication in anthology and complimentary copy
Judge: Gregory Papadoyiannis
Collaboration: Eyelands.gr (online literature magazine) & Strange Days Books (publishing firm)
Entry fee: 5€

MORE INFO & TO ENTER: https://eyelandscontes.wordpress.com/

...more

April 2018

Ten Winchester Writers' Festival Writing Competitions

Mon 1 January 2018 - Wed 11 April 2018

Enter one or more of the ten writing competitions offered by the Winchester Writers' Festival:

Poetry
Flash Fiction
Writing Can Be Murder
Picture Book
Children's Funny Fiction
Short Stories
First Three Pages of a Novel
Skylark Soaring Stories for middle grade and YA readers
Memoir
Young Writers' Competitions for writers...

Enter one or more of the ten writing competitions offered by the Winchester Writers' Festival:

Poetry
Flash Fiction
Writing Can Be Murder
Picture Book
Children's Funny Fiction
Short Stories
First Three Pages of a Novel
Skylark Soaring Stories for middle grade and YA readers
Memoir
Young Writers' Competitions for writers in school years 1 - 11

Details on all competitions: www.writersfestival.co.uk/competitions

Some competitions offer constructive feedback for an additional fee.

...more

June 2018

Winchester Writers' Festival

University of Winchester Winchester

Fri 15 June 2018 - Sun 17 June 2018

Join us for the 38th annual Winchester Writers' Festival at the University of Winchester. The festival features over 70 best-selling authors, commissioning editors and literary agents offering day-long workshops, talks and one-to-one appointments to help writers harness their creative ideas, turn them into marketable work and pitch to publishing professionals. 2018 Keynote Speaker: best-selling...

Join us for the 38th annual Winchester Writers' Festival at the University of Winchester. The festival features over 70 best-selling authors, commissioning editors and literary agents offering day-long workshops, talks and one-to-one appointments to help writers harness their creative ideas, turn them into marketable work and pitch to publishing professionals. 2018 Keynote Speaker: best-selling novelist Patrick Gale.

The full programme will be announced and booking will open in mid-late February on our website: www.writersfestival.co.uk

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