Saturday, 12 July 2014
The Magic Oxygen Literary Competition - Deadline 30th November 2014
Our short story and poetry competition has an incredible prize fund of £3,000, which will be awarded to each category as follows:
First Prize – £1,000
Second Prize – £300
Third Prize – £100
Two Highly Commended – £50
In addition, we will be planting a tree in Kenya for each entry, so every entrant is a winner! When the contest closes we will email the GPS co-ordinates of your tree to you.
Please Read the Rules Before Entering!
In brief, they are:-
Short Stories up to 4,000 words, excluding title
Poetry up to 50 lines, excluding title and lines between stanzas
The theme is open
Online entries preferred but written entries are also accepted (Click here for the address and postal details)
Open to writers all over the world
Entrants must be 16 or over at the time of submission
Entries must be written in English and must be your own previously unpublished work
Entries must show no name, address or identifying marks other than the title.
You may submit as many entries as you wish
£5 per entry
Closing date midnight 30th November 2014
Click here to read the rules, Ts and Cs in full.
Your submission will also act as your acceptance of the rules.
Click here to enter the competition.
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