Novel: send your opening chapter(s) and synopsis, no more than 15,000 words in total, for a chance of winning our £1000 first prize.
Short story: maximum 2000 words, first prize £500
Poem: 40 lines maximum, for a first prize of £500
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Hint - with only a short time left, a sense of urgency is needed, but always take time and care on your final editing! It may help to ask a friend to cast an eye over your work for a final check. It's so easy to become blinded to simple errors in punctuation, grammar, plot consistency, etc