The 18th Short Story Contest
Opening Date: 1st September 2021
Closing Date: 30th September 2021 (10:59pm GMT)
Winners Announced: 12th October 2021
Free to Enter
1 story permitted, each month
Maximum word count 1500
Best Story: £20.00 Amazon Voucher (paid/sent 1st monthly) + publication online and hardcopy + .pdf
Selected stories will also be published in the SA .pdf and hardcopy version of the Booklet & Online
If you prefer your stories to not appear on the website you can Opt-Out of Online Publication by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
JUDGE: Emily Dixon
All successful contributors will receive a free .pdf version of the booklet via email
There is no set theme or subject matter - write what you like to write!
Stories must be typed in English and must be original.
Previously published is fine but remember to state credit/s.
In the body of the email, type your name, title of your story and the word count.
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
Copyright remains with the author
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Writers League Points Awarded
Entering any Monthly Short Story Contest = 1
Selected in any Monthly Short Story Contest = 2
Winning any Monthly Short Story Contest = 3