How it works

Write an awesome short story. Submit it. Give and receive feedback. Rewrite your story and submit a final verison. Hold thumbs.

Prompt: The Cottage 

Word count: 1200 words

Deadline: 19 September 2018


How does the competition work?

  1. Sign up and create a profile.
  2. Pay $35.
  3. Read the competition prompt. Prompt: The Cottage
  4. Write an awesome short story. Take note of the word count. Word count: 1200 words.
  5. Submit your draft by 19 September 2018 using the My Space tab.
  6. If you do not submit a story, draft or final, on 19 September 2018, you will forfeit your entry.
  7. Read and comment on four stories by other writers also using the My Space tab. Please follow the commenting/evaluating guidelines.
  8. You will have two weeks to use the feedback and rewrite your story. Rewriting is optional.
  9. Resubmit the final version of your story on 10 October 2018.
  10. Winners will be notified via email and announced on the site.
  11. Good luck.

Formatting guidelines:

  1. In the title bar write your story title and your name.

2. Copy paste your story into the white block. Add the required details.

  • Word Count: XXXXX | Genre: XXXX | Warning: XXXXX (Optional)

3. Submit