The competition is organised by Mslexia, a British magazine for women writers.
Submit complete short fiction of up to 3,000 words, in any genre, for adult and/or young adult readers.
20 September 2021
Who may enter
The competition is open to women of any nationality from any country.
Entries should be in English or English dialect and should not have been published or accepted for publication elsewhere.
This year’s judge is the multi-award-winning novelist and short story writer A L Kennedy.
£12 per story
The winner will receive £3,000.
Three additional finalists will each receive £100.
The winning entry and three finalists will be published in the December 2021 edition of Mslexia.
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DATE PUBLISHED: June 2, 2021