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2017 POETRY COMPETITION

Entries – handed in at 5th October 2017 meeting

Award evening – 7th November 2017
 

Up to 40 lines of poetry

Theme: Voice of the poem is non-human such as an object or animal
Prize - £15, £10, £5

Submissions will be judged by Jean Fairbairn

2017 MINI SAGA COMPETITION

Entries – handed in at 5th December 2017 meeting

Award evening – 6th February 2018
 

A 50 word - exactly - Mini Saga

Theme: On any subject. 3 Entries max per person.

Prizes - £10, £5

Submissions will be judged by a guest judge

2018 SHORT STORY COMPETITION

Entries to be handed in at 6th March 2018  meeting

Award evening – 1st  May 2018
 

1,000 words prose

Theme:  “Folded”

Prize - £15, £10, £5

Submissions will be judged by Mendlesham Writers’ Group

2017/2018 ANNUAL PROJECT - NEW EVENT

Entries handed in on 3rd April 2018

1,800 to 2,500 words

Theme: Biography or Autobiography, Fiction/Non-Fiction

Submissions will be judged by Needingworth Scribblers

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*competitions open to HWG Members only.

Manuscript Submission Guidelines

Submissions must be:

 

  • Typed using Times Roman or similar.
         

  •  Double-spaced on a single side of A4 paper.
             

  • Paragraphs indented by either 5 spaces or 1 tab.
             

  • One space after each full stop.
             

  • At least 20mm margins.
             

  • On each page at top right – title and page number
             

  • Author's name must NOT appear on the manuscript.
     

  • Include a cover-sheet with title and word count.
     

  • Proof-read carefully before submitting.

         

Advice:

Ask someone to read it out loud before you submit it.

 
 
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