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TellingTales Press’ vision is to promote reading and writing not only in Kenya but also in the world. As a means to achieve this, we will be holding several writing competitions spread out throughout the year. Among many other objectives, these competitions will be aimed at showcasing talent and providing a means for exposure to emerging writers. It is from this background that we wish to announce our first writing competition for 2018.
Theme: Read. Write. Inspire
(Entries must be works of fiction in any genre provided they are in-line with our theme)
Entry Fee: FREE
Maximum Word Count: Between 1200 and 1500 words
Submission Deadline: 21st May 2018 (Extended to 31st May 2018)
1st Prize: KES 30,000
2nd Prize: KES 15,000
3rd Prize: KES 5,000
Top 15 entries will be published in an anthology of short stories fully sponsored by TellingTales Press.
To find out more about the short story writing competition, entry requirements and the entry form, please download the files below:
To submit your manuscript, click the button below and attach your entry form and manuscript in the provided entry submission form.
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