SHORT STORY COMPETITION
ENTER THE COUNTRY STYLE SHORT STORY COMPETITION FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN.
It’s your last chance to enter our annual writing competition and be in the running to win $5000!
HAVE A STORY to tell? Try your hand at penning a masterpiece and submit it to the Country Style Short Story Competition for the opportunity to see your work in print and win a substantial prize of $5000. Our competition has attracted many entries over the years, some from experienced writers, others from first-timers who surprise themselves with their literary talent. When it comes to judging, all are equal. Your story can involve any situation or setting, but must incorporate ‘light’ as a major or minor theme in either a figurative or literal sense. We look forward to your imaginative response — time to start writing! PRIZE The winning entrant will receive $5000. TO ENTER Mail your story, along with your full name, address and daytime telephone number, to STORY, Country Style, Locked Bag 5030, Alexandria, NSW 2015. Alternatively, visit homelife.com.au, register your details and submit your story as a PDF or word document to enter. The entries, which will not be returned, must be no longer than 1500 words and cannot have been published previously. Please use a 10-point font with 1.5 line spacing. Author’s name, address, telephone number and email address must be submitted on a separate page. The closing date is April 19, 2017.
Entries open at 09:00 AEDT on 22.12.2016 and close at 23:59 AEST on 19.04.2017. Australian residents aged 18 years and over only. Winner determined at 10:00 AEST on 19.06.2017 at Level 1, 2 Holt Street, Surry Hills, NSW 2010. The winner will be announced and their story published in the August 2017 issue of Country Style, on sale 13.07.2017. Total prize pool valued at $5000. Full terms and conditions available at homelife.com.au.