Competition deadline: 13th July 2020
Paper Lanterns is the new literary journal that focuses on all things teen and YA literature. We are excited to announce our flash fiction fundraising competition! What you need to know:
- The theme is “Right Here, Right Now” which can be interpreted anyway you like!
- Deadline is Monday the 13th of July
- Open to anyone 13+ years
- Max. 400 words
- Entry fee is €3 (though there is support for writers who are experiencing financial difficulties)
- There will be two winners (one 13-18 years, one 18+ years)
- Each winner will receive a €15 book voucher, a copy of Paper Lanterns Issue Two, and their story will be published on the Paper Lanterns website.
- For more information, and to submit, visit our website: https://paperlanternslit.com/right-here-right-now-flash-fiction-competition/
Terms and Conditions
Flash fiction entries must be max 400 words
The theme “Right Here, Right Now” can be interpreted in any way you like
There is no limit on the number of entries
Entries must be suitable for a teenage audience
Entries must not be published elsewhere (if you are submitting simultaneously, please let us know if you are accepted elsewhere)
Please submit your entry in a Microsoft Word document, size 12 font
Do NOT include your name anywhere within the flash fiction document – we want to keep the judging process anonymous!
See here for further details.