Enter one of 6 Free Writing Contests and win big this week on The Write Styles!
#1 Rhyme On! Adult Poetry Free Writing Contest.
First Prize: $200
Deadline: 15 April 2016
#2 Blue Mountain Arts Contest.
#3 Hemingway Shorts
#4 ABA Journal/Ross Free Writing Contest for Legal Short Fiction. (USA)
The ABA Journal will accept entries for the 2016 ABA Journal/Ross Writing Contest for Legal Short Fiction (“The Contest”) from January 1, 2016 through May 31, 2016. Original entries of fiction of no more than 5,000 words that illuminate the role of the law and/or lawyers in modern society. The winner will receive a prize of $3,000. Read More.
#5 Penguin Random House – Daily UK New Novelist. (UK)
Deadline: 30 October 2016
Before sending in your entry please read all the rules. In particular, please be aware of the closing date of 17.30pm on 16 April 2016, of no longer than 5000 word opening and a 600 word synopsis of the rest of the book. The winner, when chosen, must complete their manuscript by 30 October, 2016. Read More.
#6 Nick Darke Writers’ Award 2016 (Worldwide)
Deadline: 30 May 2016
Established in 2006 to celebrate the best writing for stage, screen and radio, the Nick Darke Writers’ Award, funded by Falmouth University’s Academy of Music and Theatre Arts, and the School of Writing & Journalism. The Award commemorates the playwright Nick Darke and was conceived following his death by his wife, the artist and filmmaker Jane Darke, with the support of his family. Nick Darke wrote in many forms but earned his living in the world of theatre, screen and radio. Read More
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