The Gransnet and HQ Writing Competition 2019 is open until September 30, 2019.
Gransnet, together with HQ, an imprint of HarperCollins, has launched a fiction writing competition. It’s open to women writers over the age of 40 who are resident in Ireland or the UK. Submit up to 20,000 words. They are specifically looking for stories featuring a leading character aged over 40.
The winner will be offered a publishing contract with HQ and five shortlisted writers will receive editorial feedback.
Judges: Gransnet editor Cari Rosen, HQ Publishing Director Kate Mills, author Sarah Morgan and journalist Nina Pottell.