Dateline Hastings: 23-09-21 Competition

The Dateline Hastings: 23-09-21 Competition is running as part of Hastings Literary Festival. 12 writers will be offered the chance to have their work published, following a unique workshop with experienced editors.

Entries can be a mix of fiction and life writing, expressed through poetry or prose. They should feature local, national or international events happening after April 2021.

Closing date: July 31st 2021.

Entry fee: £10.

Word count (for final versions):

Poetry – 40 lines max.

Prose – 2000 words max.


An all-day creative writing and editing workshop in Hastings

Publication in and copies of the anthology

Three finalists will receive a cash prize of £100

Full details here.