Here’s a selection of the correspondence we have had into our mailbox this month. Please note this information has not been verified; we are just passing it on for you to investigate if you’re interested.

Competitions

Grindstone Literary Short Story Prize 

  • Close: 28 July             
  • Prizes: £500, £50          
  • Short list Published in Anthology
  • Limit 3000 Words
  • £12 Entry                     
  • Also Poetry, Flash and Novel Competitions
  • More information at www.grindstoneliterary.com/shortstoryprize

Fiction Factory Competition

  • Close: 31 July             
  • Prizes: £150, £50 and £25
  • Limit 500 Words
  • £6 Entry
  • More information at fiction-factory.biz/

Aesthetica Creative Writing Award

Publishing

Self publishing

New Generation Publishing is offering a deal for supporting you to self-publish your eBook from £90. Find out more information here, but remember to investigate any self-publishing offers and make sure you understand what you’re getting for your money.            

Writers Retreats

In Vino Veritas      

The Grapevine Experience is offering tutored writing retreats including accommodation in the Tuscan Hills, led by author Alison MacLeod. Note the advertised fee does not include airfares or transportation. Read about it here.

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