PLEASE NOTE: you cannot enter the Short Fiction Competitions (either short story or flash fiction) through this form. To enter the Short Fiction Competitions please go HERE.

Fiction writers, we have oodles of opportunities for you…

Get yourself into our June magazine (issue 74) by submitting your writing to:

Flash genre (subscribers only)
 complete narrative nugget of fantasy, romance, sci-fi, crime or horror (max. 300 words). Please note, this is NOT the Mslexia Flash Fiction Competition.

First page surgery
Send us the title and first page of your novel (any genre, up to 300 words). Our guest industry expert will comment, in the magazine, about how might it be changed to catch an agent’s or editor’s eye. (Use a pen name if you’re feeling shy.) [Unpaid]

Pitch perfect
Send us a pitch (pithy description – 100 words max) for a project you’re planning to submit to an agent, editor or producer. The project might be a memoir, biography, fiction, theatre or screenplay. Our guest industry expert will suggest ways to make it spark the interest of the people you need to impress. (Use a pen name if you’re feeling shy.) [Unpaid]

And also…

Flash fiction competition
100 words inspired by an image featured in the monthly Mslexia subscriber newsletter little ms (subscribe here).

Twice a year you can send us your themed writing for our Showcase section in the magazine. See Themed Writing for more info.

Don’t forget to look out for out annual Women’s Writing Competitions.

To submit complete the form below and upload your submission document.

Alternatively, send your entry by post to:
PO Box 656
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE99 1PZ.

Don’t forget to include your contact details (address, phone number and email).

June magazine (Issue 74) submission deadline is 10 April 2017. See here for full guidelines and rates of pay.

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