1st Prize: £400
2nd Prize: £250
3rd Prize: £100
Closing date: November 25th 2017
Entry fee: £3.50 or FREE to Write, Learn and Publish Members
For this writing competition, you have only 500 words to tempt us with your story. As always, we are open to creative interpretation and your story can be amusing or serious. Stretch your imagination and hook us from the opening word. With only 500 words, you must start your story at just the right point so to create a compelling plot.
Note: You do not need to use the character in the photo.
Do check out the rules:
Submissions must be original and previously unpublished
Submissions must adhere to the word count. 500 words maximum including the title – which must be Temptation
Submissions must be in English
Submissions are welcome from writers worldwide but writers must be aged 18 and over to win a cash prize
Submissions must be received on or before the closing date, send to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please mark the subject line with: Temptation
Multiple submissions are welcome providing the correct payment is made via PayPal
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We aim to judge, award and publish the results within 12-16 weeks. Entry implies acceptance to these rules.Please note as always, we only publish the overall winner to allow those in 2nd and 3rd place to resubmit their work elsewhere.