Thank you for all the fantastic monster entries from those children aged 11 and under. Some truly wonderful stories were entered, which made the decision even harder for our judges! But a shortlist has been concocted, so a huge congratulations to: Year 3 and 4 The Monster that ate the Moon by Lucas Aldous The Evil Guitar by James Davie… View Post
Thank you to everyone who entered this category, and congratulations to the following writers: Haverscroft by Sally Harris Idol of The Descendants by Matthew Maclachlan Moonlighting by Louise Van Wingerden Slaves of God by Peter Riddelsdell The Accidental Time Traveller by Sylvia Bluck The Legend of The Star Arrow by Grace Cullen Medusa’s Quest by Erini Loucaides Unfamiliar Problems by… View Post
Fresher Writing Prize Shortlist Short Story Category Thank you so much to all of you who entered our Monster-themed short story competition. Congratulations to the following writers for making the shortlist: A Night to Remember by Kirsty Bendter And We Dance by Stephanie Butcher Monsters by Kate High The Ghosts of the Night by Silva Chege The List by Grace… View Post
Gain some helpful tips from our very own Fresher Writing Prize judge, Claire Fuller, when it comes to writing Short Stories and Flash Fiction. Check out the two clips linked below, to gain some words of advice before submitting your work! All of us here at Fresher Publishing can’t wait to read your entries!
We are delighted to introduce our new poetry judge, Antony Dunn, for the Fresher Writing Prize 2018! He has an impressive four collections of poems published, with the most recent released in October 2016, ‘Take This One to Bed’. As well as publishing his own work, Antony has edited and worked on a posthumous collection of poems by Welsh poet… View Post
The 2018 Fresher Writing Prize and Writing Wizardry competition have both launched today – so why not get out your pencils and get started! This year, to recognise the 200th anniversary since the publication of Frankenstein, the theme for both competitions is “Monsters” . You can check out the Fresher Writing Prize 2018 or Writing Wizardry Competition page for more… View Post