The Aesthetica Creative Writing Award, is an annual celebration of outstanding international poetry and short fiction. The Call for Entries is now open, presenting a fantastic opportunity for writers to showcase recent works to a wider audience.
Previous winners and finalists from the Aesthetica Creative Writing Award have gone on to achieve recognition around the world, having been selected from over 3,000 entries to be published in the anthology. Last year, poetry winner and award-winning novelist Sylvia Adams was selected for her piece Hands A Choice, and Jennifer Roe championed the Short Fiction category with Roses are Red.
- Publication in the Aesthetica Creative Writing Annual, a compelling anthology of new writing loved by audiences internationally
- A selection of inspirational books from our competition partners
- £500 prize money for Poetry and Short Fiction winners
- Editorial coverage on the Aesthetica Blog
Prizes include publication in the Aesthetica Creative Writing Annual, a compelling anthology of new writing loved by audiences internationally including literary students and fellow writers; a selection of inspirational books from our competition partners and £500 prize money.
Visit www.aestheticamagazine.com/creativewriting for more information and to register your entry today. Entry is £10 and the deadline to submit your work is 31 August 2014. One entry permits the submission of two works into any one category.
Fiction entries should be no more than 2,000 words each and poetry entries should be no more than 40 lines each. Both short fiction and poetry entries should be written in English. Submissions previously published elsewhere are accepted.
Looking for literary inspiration? CLICK HERE to pick up a copy of last year’s Aesthetica Creative Writing Annual.