Competitions

SWC Annual International Poetry Competition 2020

Online entries CLICK HERE First Prize: £150, Second Prize: £75, Third Prize: £25 (In addition: £25 Humour Prize) THEME: CITY LIFE Final date for entries – 30th April 2020 RULES: Please read carefully A maximum of 40 lines per poem is allowed. Poems should bear no identification of the poet. Humour entries should be marked with an ‘H’ in the …

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SWC Annual Open Short Story Competition 2019

Chief Judge: Dr Anna Maddison. First prize: £150      Second prize: £80     Third prize: £30 Closing date: 31st October 2019 Online entries available HERE Dr. Anna Maddison is an art historian who lectures on both the History of Art and English Literature, specialising in the Pre-Raphaelites and the Victorian era. Anna received a BA (Hons) …

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SWC Annual International Poetry Competition 2019

Online entries CLICK HERE First Prize: £150, Second Prize: £75, Third Prize: £25 (In addition: £25 Humour Prize) Chief Judge: Daniel Riding Daniel Riding is a published poet, children’s author and artist, currently living in Liverpool with his husband and two very demanding cats, Raja and Oliver. Daniel has always loved playing with words and telling …

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