Cassandra Parkin, the award-winning author and Head Judge of the New Writers 1000-Word Short Story Comp, answers our questions.
The results of the New Writers Winter Writing Competition 2023/24 with the winning entry and stories given honourable mentions.
The results of the New Writers Autumn Micro-fiction Competition 2023 with the winning entry and stories given honourable mentions.
The New Writers Flash Fiction Competition 2024 is open – check out the main details including the prizes and entry fees.
‘The Fork’ by Maxwell Minckler, the poem awarded second place in the 2023 New Writers Poetry Competition along with PDF version.
‘A Trans Guide to Pinning Luna Moths’ by Cecilia Mary Morris, the poem awarded third place in the 2023 New Writers Poetry Competition.
‘How to cheat death in a nightclub bathroom’ by Jordan Hamel, the winning poem in the 2023 New Writers Poetry Competition.
Review of ‘Death of a Bookseller’ by Alice Slater. “A compulsively readable examination of the true crime genre,” says Marianne Dugdale.
Elvis is alive and he lives in Belfast by Letty Butler, the winning entry in the 2022 New Writers Flash Fiction Competition.
‘Something Fishy’ by Diana Gittins, the runner-up entry in the 2022 New Writers Flash Fiction Competition.