october, 2019

27oct1:00 am1:00 amRetreat West Short Story PrizeInternational Entry Fee: £10
Max word count: 5,000
Top Prize: £400 and publication

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Retreat West competitions give you a chance to win great prizes and get your flash fictions, short stories and novels noticed and published.

The annual short story competition offers cash prizes and publication in an anthology.

The judge of this year’s competition is Angela Readman. Her short stories have won The Costa Short Story Award, The Mslexia Short Story Competition and The Anton Chekov Prize for Short Fiction. Her collection, Don’t Try This at Home, was shortlisted in The Edge Hill Prize, and won The Rubery Book Award. Her debut novel, Something Like Breathing, was published by And Other Stories in 2019. She also writes poetry.

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