Short story competition: Creative Writing Institute

  Entries must include the sentence ‘Explain how that happened’ The Creative Writing Institute Annual Short Story Competition 2016 invites original, unpublished stories between 1,500 and 2,000 words. The winner will receive $100, and there are runner-up prizes of $50 and $25. The winners will also receive specially designed e-medals and will be published in…


Get a free one-to-one with Writing Magazine agony aunt Diana Cambridge

Writing Magazine “agony aunt” Diana Cambridge will be this year’s Writer-In-Residence at Sherborne Literary Festival, which takes place 16-20 October 2013.   ‘I’ll be running a free daily drop-in café clinic for writers and aspiring writers, as well as seeing anyone by appointment,’ says Diana. You can even email your work to her ahead of…