The theme of the competition is ‘London Journey’.
Poems must not exceed 40 lines.
Flash Fiction must not exceed 500 words.
Closing date for all submission is 31st May 2013.
No entries will be accepted beyond that date.
Poems must be typed in single spacing and stories in double spacing.
Paper submissions to: Allen Ashley, c/o Alexandra Park Library, Alexandra Park Road, London N22 7UJ
Electronic submissions as a Word or RTF attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please put your name, contact details and title of your work on your manuscript. You may enter one poem and/or one story.
There is no entry fee.
All entries will be read by the judge, Allen Ashley.
A gift prize will be awarded to one winner in each category: Poetry and Flash Fiction. Winners and runners-up will be invited to give a public reading at the library and poems and stories will be on display after the competition has been judged.
Entries may also be placed on a website or in an email newsletter.
Email email@example.com for further details.