This competition is a MUST NOT BE MISSED event especially created to promote new and talented writers:
The next Grist new writing competition is now open for submission and the deadline is 30 November 2010.
Judges are Helen Simson (Short story) and Lemn Sissay (Poetry)
1st Prize - £500
2nd Prize - £250
3rd Prize - £100
Plus publication for all shortlisted writers
Deadline: 30 November 2010
Online entries accepted.
There is no limit to how many poems/stories you can submit
All entries must include the writer’s contact details on a separate sheet
Short stories up to 3,500 words (double spaced)
Poems up to 40 lines (single spaced)
All work must be 12 point typeface
Please number pages
All entries must be previously unpublished work.
Copyright remains with the author.
*To enter online please visit actual website at www.hud.ac.uk/Grist then click on the Competition section.*
once the transaction is complete entries can be emailed to:
Michael Stewart firstname.lastname@example.org
Please put Grist Short Story/Poem Submission in the Subject Line
In the body of the email include The Short Story/Poetry title(s) and a reference to your payment transaction. Please ensure your attached submission also includes your name.
To enter by post, send your entries along with a cheque (made payable to: 'The University of Huddersfield') to the address below. Please include a cover note that includes
the title(s) of your entries,
your phone number and
email address (if you have one)
DOn't forGET to include a cheque for you entry fee
The School of Music,
Humanities and Media,
Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH
Closing date 30 November 2010
The second year of hopefull success for this great anthology to promote new talented writers and poets is now open! YAY! And here is the genius behind it all, Michael Stewart (my tutor at Hudd Uni when studying English Studies with Creative Writing) holding the newly published first original Grist Anthology from November 2009.