Tuesday, 15 May 2012

Frome Festival Short Story Competition 2012

The contest, which is connected to the Frooom Literary Festival, is for stories of between 1,000 and 2,200 words.  
judges : Crime writer Peter Lovesey and novelist Maria McCann.

    Closing: 31 May 12.

    Prizes: £300, £150, £75.  In addition there are prizes for local writers

Winning stories are broadcast on radio - FromeFM no less. 
The winning stories are read by Literary agent Jane Judd who offers welcomed feedback to the authors.  A batch of stories are also sent to Women’s Weekly magazine which are often purchased.
    Entry Fee: £5.

    Comp Page: Click Here where you can also read last year's winners to get an idea of what they are looking for.

1 comment:

Donna OShaughnessy said...

Those look like wonderful prizes; thanks again for doing all the contest research. This blog follower does appreciate it.