October 2014 Creative Writing Competition. Details and how to enter here!

 

FREE ENTRY WRITING COMPETITION OPEN TO ALL!

Details of the OCTOBER 2014 Creative Writing Competition.

The topic this month has been set by the winner of the AUGUST competition fizzeerascal and she has suggested that topic should be “LIFE CHANGE”

fizzeerascal suggests that this should be a story built around a life changing occurrence  ” … by choice, or maybe not. Physical or emotional, and in a fictional or factual setting.”

For those that missed them, links to all the August entries, which were in the form of a play for film, stage. or TV, can be found here …

http://my.telegraph.co.uk/groups/creative-writing/forum/topic/voting-august-2014-creative-writing-competition-where-to-find-the-play-scripts-and-how-to-vote/

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The length of the October story should be between 500 and 3000 words.

Closing date for entries –Midnight  FRIDAY the 31st. of  October 2014.

The period for receiving votes will be announced at the close of the competition.Votes will not be accepted until the competition closes.

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Entries.
Publish stories on your personal blogs and  post a link to the story in the form of a comment on this link …

http://my.telegraph.co.uk/groups/creative-writing/forum/topic/october-2014-creative-writing-competition-details-and-how-to-enter-here/

If you are unable to do this, post your entry as a separate “Update” or “Discussion” in the Creative  Writing forum at …

http://my.telegraph.co.uk/groups/creative-writing/

The “prize” for winning is to set the topic for the NOVEMBER 2014 competition.

The competition is open to anyone with an interest  in short story writing, particularly (but not exclusively) to members of the MyT site and/or the Creative Writing Group and Short Story Club sites.

Voting is open to all.
Just after the closing date a vote collection point will be set up as a “Discussion” on the Creative Writing  Group page.

Links to previous  winners  can be found here …

http://my.telegraph.co.uk/groups/creative-writing/forum/topic/short-story-winners/

A list of  detailed rules for  the competition can be found here …

http://my.telegraph.co.uk/groups/creative-writing/forum/topic/the-creative-writing-competition-rules-and-regulations/

FOR BACKGROUND REFERENCE ONLY.
There  is a topic For New Members which explains a  little more about this forum:

http://my.telegraph.co.uk/groups/creative-writing/forum/topic/for-new-members/

There  is a discussion topic for My Telegraph bugs and issues at:

http://my.telegraph.co.uk/groups/about-us/forum/topic/my-telegraph-bugs-and-issues/

Good luck and pleasant writing!

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