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Island Retreat Creative Writing Competition

Island retreat creative writing competition1st Prize: £300

2nd Prize: £200

3rd Prize: £100

Closing date: February 2nd 2018

Entry fee: £3.00 or FREE to Write, Learn and Publish Members

Five people and an island retreat. What could possibly happen?

For this creative writing competition,  you have 1000 words or less to tempt us with your story. Consider the characters and how they might interact. Consider how and why they are there and what happens.

As always, we are open to creative interpretation and your story can be amusing or serious.

Note: You do not need to use the photo.

Do check out the rules:

Submissions must be original and previously unpublished

Submissions must adhere to the word count. 1000 words maximum including the title – which must be Island Retreat

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 [email protected]

Please paste the submission into the body of the email. Mark the subject line with: Island Retreat

Multiple submissions are welcome providing the correct payment is made via PayPal

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Note: We will endeavor to judge and award this writing competition within sixteen weeks from the closing date. Entry implies acceptance to these rules. Want to find out the winners? Sign up for our free newsletter.

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