The Hastings Litfest 2019 Competitions are open until June 30, 2019.
There are short story, poetry and flash fiction competitions. Short Story: submit up to 1,500 words. Poetry: each poem should have a maximum of 40 lines. Flash Fiction: submit up to 500 words.
Entry fee £5
The judges in each category are: Short Story: Tabatha Stirling. Poetry: John McCullough. Flash Fiction: Michael Loveday.
Prizes: £100, £40 and £25 plus a Litfest trophy for the top three places in each category, and highly-commended entries will also receive a trophy. The top-placed entries in each category will be included in a Litfest 2019 Anthology.