Meeting Tracy Fells, Winner of Hysteria 2013

This week it's my great pleasure to welcome Tracy Fells to the Thursday Throng hot seat. Tracy was the winner of this years Hysteria 2013 writing competition with a story called Fibonacci’s Tree. She was also a runner up in last years Hysteria 2012 competition and has had success in several significant short story competitions … Continue reading Meeting Tracy Fells, Winner of Hysteria 2013

UK and International Writing Competitions Update – May 2013

There are loads of competitions ending in April and I’ve found another load that are mostly ending in May, with one or two exceptions. You can find a complete list of all competitions I’ve found to download on the UK and International Writing Competitions overview page. Latest Writing Competitions Added Playing Bingo Poetry £150.00 Free … Continue reading UK and International Writing Competitions Update – May 2013

Win £150 and Get Published With Hysteria 2013

In 2012 several hundred women entered the first Hysteria Short Story and Writing Competition. The anthology, Hysteria 1, produced from the winning short stories and poetry is now available to buy through Amazon UK and Amazon US and the Hysterectomy Association. Hysteria 2013 is now open to entries and once again winners will be included … Continue reading Win £150 and Get Published With Hysteria 2013

UK and International Writing Competitions Update – April 2013

There are loads of competitions ending in April and I've found another load that are mostly ending in May, with one or two exceptions. You can find a complete list of all competitions I’ve found to download on the UK and International Writing Competitions overview page. Latest Writing Competitions Announced Hysteria 2013 Short Story £150.00 … Continue reading UK and International Writing Competitions Update – April 2013

UK and International Writing Competitions Update – March 2013

All the latest short story and poetry writing competitions have been added below for you. And I've added listings for all the competitions that are ending this month too. You can find a complete list of all competitions I've found to download on the UK and International Writing Competitions overview page. Writing Competitions announced for … Continue reading UK and International Writing Competitions Update – March 2013

UK and International Writing Competitions Update – February 2013

It’s the end of December and here we are looking forward to competitions in 2013. You can find the complete listing on the Writing Competition Listings Page. New Competitions Announced Edge Hill Short Story Prize Collection £5,000.00 Free 04/03/2013 Frank O'Connor Award Collection 25000 Euros Free 12/03/2013 Sentinel Competition Mixed £150.00 £5.00 20/03/2013 1,500/50 lines … Continue reading UK and International Writing Competitions Update – February 2013

UK and International Writing Competition’s Update January 2012

It's the end of December and here we are looking forward to competitions in 2013. You can find the complete listing on the Writing Competition Listings Page. New Competitions Announced Cardiff International Competition Poetry £5,000.00 £6.00 15/02/2013 50 lines BBC Wildlife Travel Writer Short Story TBC Free 28/02/2013 Norwich Writers Circle Poetry £300.00 £3.00 19/02/2013 … Continue reading UK and International Writing Competition’s Update January 2012

UK and International Writing Competition’s Update December 2012

It's the end of November and once again I'm giving you the updates to writing competitions for January and letting you know those competitions which will be closing in December.  You can find the complete listing on the Writing Competition Listings Page. New Competitions Announced 24:7 Theatre Festival Plays Staging £30.00 07/01/2013 60 Minutes Alan … Continue reading UK and International Writing Competition’s Update December 2012

UK and International Writing Competition’s Update November 2012

Once again we have a number of new competitions announced to the UK short story and poetry writing public, we also have 24 ending this month too.  You can find the complete listing on the Writing Competition Listings Page. New Competitions Announced Anthony Hecht Prize Poetry £1,750.00 £15.00 01/12/2012 Collection James White Award Short Story … Continue reading UK and International Writing Competition’s Update November 2012