Monday, 29 August 2016

Motivational Monday! Hysteria Writing Competition

Hysteria Writing Competition

This weeks Motivational Monday! post features The Hysteria Writing Competition.

If you fancy entering this one you'll need to think and write fast as the closing date is the 31st of August!
It's also only open to women... sorry guys!
But apart from that there are no restrictions on nationality or age and they'll accept a story, poem or piece of flash fiction in any genre except erotica or horror.

So. For short stories there is a word limit of 2000,
For flash fiction the word limit is 250,
& for poetry there is a line limit of 20.

They are looking for works that appeal to their website visitors, which is mostly women between the ages of 25 and 65.

There is a small entry fee for each category, short stories are £5 each,
flash fiction is £3 per piece,
& poetry is £3 per poem.

There will be three winners in each category,
1st place wins  £150,
2nd place wins £75,
& 3rd place wins £75,
9 runners up in each category will also be published in their next anthology and receive a free copy of the anthology when it is published.

There is a full list of guidelines and rules for entries available to look at on their website, always remember to read the entry rules to look for formatting instructions or guidance, many competitions will not even consider your work if it's not formatted in the way that they asked for!

To read the competition rules, find out more and to enter the competition please visit Hysteria Writing Competition.

Happy writing

Rach x

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