For anyone interested in entering national writing competitions, we now maintain a list, which can be reached through the National Competitions link in the top menu.
Exeter Writers Short Story Competition 2020 Well done all our entrants. We are pleased to annouce the long list! In alphabetical order, the stories nominated for the long list are: A Light Supper with Friends A Moonless Sky Beyond The Sea Cane Life Chords Clown Face From Across the sea In Case of Emergency, Pull Cord Lucky Miller's Court Nightcaps for Wild Boys Northern Nights On Talan Moor Scorched Earth Scorpion Shifting the Mouse Complainers Shoebox Something Unsaid The Compass The Pioneer Spirit The Secret Eater Well done to everyone who entered our competition. We had hundreds of entries, and it has been an extremely difficult task to whittle the entries down to just these few. Don't be too disheartened if your story isn't here - keep writing, keep practising and keep entering competitions. One day, it might be you!