Thursday, November 5, 2009

The New Writer Prose and Potery Prizes

Looks like you all enjoyed the newbie site, well here is another 'new' opportunity-Prose and Poetry competition just for you. Good luck!

Prizes: There is a total fund of £2000.

Poetry entree fee: £5 for up to two single poems or £12 for a collection of six to ten poems.

Short Story entry fee: £5 per story.

Serial/novella entry fee: £15 per entry.

Essay, article and interview entry fee: £5 per entry.

Payments should be made to The New Writer . Entries in the single poem section have a limit of 40 lines. Entries in the collection of poems section (6-10 poems) can be previously published and there is no line limit. Short stories up to 4,000 words and serials/novellas up to 20,000 words can be on any subject or theme, in any genre (not children's).Essays, articles and interviews should be up to 2,000 words covering any writing-related or literary theme in the widest sense.

Send a sae for an entry form to: The New Writer, P.O. Box 60, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 2 ZR.

Closing Date: 30th November 2009