- A poem up to 40 lines
- A short story up to 1000 words
- Children's fiction up to 1000 words.
The theme for all entries this year is ‘Escape'.
A fully inclusive week at the 2017 Summer School for the winner in each category; Writing Magazine manuscript appraisal for second; and a copy of the Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook 2017 for third.
£5 for each work entered
Make your cheque payable to WARNER GROUP PUBLICATIONS
Multiple entries are allowed within each category and for each category – send £5 for each entry.
30 April 2017
Send your entries to
Lauren Beharrell (Swanwick 2017), Warners Group Publications, 31-32 Park Row, Leeds LS1 5JD
How to enter
Short Story and Children’s Fiction manuscripts must be typed in double spacing on single side of A4 paper. Send a Cover page with your name, address, telephone number and email address, plus the title of the work(s).
Poetry manuscripts must be typed in single spacing with a double space between stanzas on single sides of A4. Send a Cover page with your name, address, telephone number and email address, plus the title of the work/s.
NB. The first prize of a free week at Swanwick Writer’s School is transferable (only as like for like, NOT as a cash alternative).
For further information, please see Writing Magazine or contact our Secretary: email@example.com