The Exeter Writers Short Story Competition is now open

The  Exeter Writers short story competition began in 2009 and has continued to grow in popularity, receiving entries from all over the world. The 2022 competition is open from 1st December 2021 and closes on 28th February 2022. 

Want To Write A Winning Story?

Why not check out our latest publication, Flashlight: Flash Fiction Stories To Brighten Your Day to see what we like.


For further examples of short stories, our anthology The Coastal Zoo contains a collection of stories from both Exeter Writers and past winners.


Kayte said…
Who’s gonna enter? I’m in. I see the deadline is February 28 of next year. Nice!