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Friendship Writing Competition

Friends writing contest

1st Prize: £500.00

2nd Prize: £300.00

3rd Prize: £200.00

Closing date: March 14th 2017

Entry fee: £3.50 or FREE to Write, Learn and Publish members

Five friends. Dedicated, loyal and fun-loving. But something is not as it appears. With this as your starting point….set your creative muse free and come up with a story that reveals the human connection, the value of friendships or, the negative aspects of trusting and relying on others.  It’s your choice. Just bring your story to life in 1000 words or less (including the title).

This creative writing competition has a great cash prize and publication for the overall winning submission. Don’t delay, it really could be you.


You must be aged 18 or over

Open to writers worldwide

Maximum word count is 1000 including the title

Submissions must be original and previously unpublished

You may enter multiple submissions providing the correct fees are paid

You must enter on or before the closing date

Submissions must be written in English

We welcome imaginative interpretations of the theme

Payment must be made via PayPal and please add the payment reference number to the email. Write, Learn and Publish members should just email their submission to us adding their unique membership number to the subject line of the email.

Submissions must be pasted into the body of the email (unless otherwise specified) and sent to:

[email protected]

Please note: We try to publish within 12-16 weeks from the closing date although this is not always possible.  Entry implies acceptance to our rules.


Photo: Kind permission of and Sidharth Bhatia

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