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Dark Tales Monthly Short Story Competition - latest deadline 28th February

Discussion in 'Books' started by Calvin, Feb 11, 2010.

  1. Calvin

    Calvin Cadet

    Dec 12, 2009
    Dark Tales Monthly Short Story Competition

    Original, unpublished horror and speculative fiction of up to 5000 words required. Deadline last day of each month.

    Prize money: £200 ($325 US), £100 ($160), £50 ($82), £5 ($8) for all other shortlisted entrants; plus publication in the professionally-illustrated anthology Dark Tales.

    Entry fee £3 ($5), £6 ($10) to include tick-sheet critique, £15 ($40) to include tick-sheet critique and proof edit. Free entry for subscribers - subscribe for just £15 for four issues if you're in the UK, or $40(US) elsewhere.

    Full details here:


    Read extracts from previous winning stories here:


    You can also read a classic Dark Tales story for free at:


    And go directly to our contest page here:


    Entries can be paid for and uploaded online, or if you're a UK resident can be sent to:

    Dark Tales Short Story Competition
    7 Offley Street
    WR3 8BH

    Cheques/P.O. payable to 'Dark Tales'.


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