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

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    Calvin Cadet

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    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    Original, unpublished horror and speculative fiction of up to 5000 words required.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:

    http://www.darktales.co.uk

    Read extracts from previous winning stories here:

    http://darktales.co.uk/preview-dark-tales-xiv.php

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

    http://darktales.co.uk/resources/edarktales7_keeperscurse.pdf

    And go directly to our contest page here:

    http://darktales.co.uk/contest.php

    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
    Worcester
    WR3 8BH

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

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