This is an annual competition for stories between 1,000 and 3,000 words, opening for entries on 1st September and closing on the final day of February each year.
Entry fee: £7 for one story, £12 for two, £16 for three and £20 for four
Prizes: £500, £200, £100
Now in its seventh year, this quarterly open-themed competition for fiction up to 500 words has closing dates of 31st March, 30th June, 30th September and 31st December.
Entry fee: £5 for one story, £8 for two stories
Prizes: £300 plus publication in Words with JAM, £200, £100
This is an annual competition, opening for entries on 1st May and closing on 31st October.† The judges for this competition will be the senior editors at Crooked Cat Publishing.
Entry fee: £10
Prizes: £500 first prize, plus a runnerís up prize of £200
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