After much debate and discussion the shortlisted entries for the Fresher Writing Prize Poetry category are: Frederica Schiavello for Iperuranio Stephanie Ginger for Pansies Stephanie Ginger for Acoustics Ella Carter for Winter’s in Pink Prescription Pills We hope we’ll get to meet you at the Fresher Writing Prize Awards evening on the 19th May at the Shelley Theatre Bournemouth.
The wait is over… The shortlisted writers for the scriptwriting category are: David Butler for BLUE LOVE Hazel Asbery for ESME Marta Dimitrova for THE FLOWER GARDEN The winner will be announced at the Fresher Writing Prize awards on the 19th May.
Yes, hot on the heels of the Short Story and First 500 Words of a Novel shortlist, comes the Creative Non-fiction shortlist. The standard of entries has been incredibly high this year, so it has been quite a challenge to come up with a shortlist. Debate among the judging panel has been intense, as I’m sure you can imagine, but… View Post
The standard (and number!) of entries has been incredibly high this year, so it has been quite a challenge to come up with a shortlist. Debate among the judging panel has been intense, as I’m sure you can imagine, but we’re finally agreed and here it is! Congratulations if your name is included below and, if not, do carry on writing… View Post
Undercover Animals by Shakira Bettencourt, aged 9 “Come in, come in, this is Black Fire reporting for duty.” Yes, his name is Black Fire and he is one of the undercover animals! These undercover animals pretend to be normal zoo animals, but they all have a special talent. These are the names of these strange animals: Black Fire, who is… View Post
We have some fantastic choices of front cover design for this year’s book. But we want you to vote for your favourite. Click on the link below and see which design floats your vote! You have until midnight Wednesday 16th March. Winner announced this Thursday. http://rmunday.polldaddy.com/s/fresher-book-covers