PLEASE NOTE: The September maximum word count is 1000 - The October contest maximum word count will be 1500

April 2020

Monthly Short Story Contest

Opening Date: 1st May

Closing Date: 31st May (midnight GMT)

Winners Announced: 10th June

Free to Enter

​Best Story: £25 + publication - Selected stories will also be published in the SA .pdf and hardcopy version of the Booklet

​Submit 1 entry, per writer, per month via EMAIL

Please attach your manuscript, with no identifying marks, in one of the following formats:
.doc, .docx, .rtf, .txt

  • Please do not send Poetry
  • Please do not use fancy fonts, colours or images
  • ​Please do not send .PNG files
  • Please do not send .PDF files
  • ​Place no identifying marks on the manuscript you upload

There is no set theme or subject matter - write what you like to write!

Copyright remains with the author