Short Story Competition - Misrepresentation
Closing date: 30th April 2020
Judge: Amanda Saint
First prize: Gold Author Membership of Retreat West (worth £100)
Runner up: Silver Author Membership of Retreat West (worth £50)
Entry Fee: £6 for one story, £10 for two.
The theme is Misrepresentation. Fraud, dishonesty, deception, parody, sleight-of-hand, forgery, trickery, illusion, disguise, falsification and economy with the truth. What on earth is going on? You’ve got 1,500 words to reveal all.
Amanda Saint is the author of two novels, As If I Were A River (2016), and Remember Tomorrow (2019). Her short stories have been long and shortlisted for, or won, various prizes, and been widely published in literary journals and anthologies. She started Retreat West in 2012 and expanded to include Retreat West Books in 2017. Amanda also works closely with Jericho Writers and designed and delivers the Ultimate Novel Writing Course in conjunction with them. Amanda is a member of the Society of Authors, a mentor on the WoMentoring Project and can often be found teaching and judging competitions at literary festivals.
Enter one story for the Misrepresentation Short Story competition, closing date: 30 April 2020.
Enter two stories for the Misrepresentation Short Story competition, closing date: 30 April 2020.