Had to reblog this, even though it does have a $24 admittance fee and a 3k-word short story feels oh so short to me since I’ve been working on novels & novellas lately. You get feedback on your story, plus that is some major cash in the top 7 slots!
Heads up everyone! Writer’s Village is having another writing contest, and the deadline is December 31, 2014. Write a story, find a story you’ve already written, polish, polish, polish, and enter this contest!
$1600 top prize for short fiction in Writers’ Village Contest winter 2014
$1600 is the top prize on offer for short fiction in the Writers’ Village International Short Fiction Award winter 2014. The second prize is $800, third prize $400 and there are five runner up prizes of $80. A further ten Highly Commended entrants will receive a free entry in the next round.
Everyone wins because every contestant, win or lose, gains feedback on how their stories were graded – plus tips for improvement.
Winners will be awarded the title ‘Winner, the Writers’ Village International Short Fiction Award winter 2014’ and see their work showcased online.
Any genre of prose fiction may be submitted up to…
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