If you enjoy writing short stories, articles or poetry, why not take your creative writing pursuits one stage further by entering some of the best writing competitions around? Become inspired by our collection of creative writing competitions for 2017 and you could be a lucky winner. There really is something for everyone.
From poetry competitions to fictional creative writing competitions and, of course, our revered writing challenges, we have them all. If you love entering writing competitions and would like to enter all competitions throughout the year, for free, sign up for our Write, Learn and Publish membership.
Only want to dabble with entering writing competitions? Choose your favourites and read the rules and make sure you send your submissions by the closing date. It may help you to bookmark the page by saving it your browser favourites. We try to review, judge and award our competitions in a timely manner but sometimes, we are unable to publish the results within the anticipated dates. It depends on the number of submissions, the word count and difficulties in deciding on a winner. Entry implies acceptance of our rules.
Writing competitions help you to write with focus. Enjoy the creativity and best of luck.
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