1st Prize: £300
2nd Prize: £200
3rd Prize: £100
Closing date: 10th September 2011
Entry fee: £4.00
Entangled in his embrace, the world seemed softer, warm and altogether more pleasurable. She longed for this moment to last, to stay cocooned in pure happiness forever. A shiver of trepidation ran down her spine and fought it off in vain, snuggling closer to his warmth, inhaling his intoxicating scent. Why did life have to be so complicated?
To stand a chance of winning this romantic fiction writing competition, simply continue this story and create a multi-layered story that reveals the intricacies of human nature and the complexities of love.
You have 2000 words in which to be able to craft your submission excluding the title.(Please note that the sentence provided does not have to form part of your submission but should be pasted above your opening paragraphs as your starting point).
Stories must be original and previously unpublished.
Please check your submission carefully for errors and then email to: firstname.lastname@example.org and mark Romantic Fiction in the subject line. No attachments. Please paste your submission into the body of the email.
We prefer payments by PayPal but UK residents may submit their entry by post andpay by cheque.