Saturday, 2 September 2017

The dark side.

If you can write a short (up to 7,500 words) crime or thriller story, you may be interested in this competition. The best 12 entries will be published in a collection from which the authors will earn royalties. As usual, with the competitions I blog about, it's free to enter. 

Not sure anything I write will be dark enough, but I intend to have a go. 

12 comments:

  1. Hi Patsy - good luck with your dark story line ... there's a Write-Edit-Publish challenge in October - the prompt is 'Darkness' ... could do that too.

    I think that's Inveraray Castle - a place I'd love to visit ... you must have had a glorious time ... cheers Hilary

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    1. You're in the right area, Hilary - it's Culzean Castle.

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  2. I don't know why, but this competition is catching my imagination. No idea if I'd actually be able to write something worth publishing in less than a month, but we'll see. :-)

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    1. Have a try - if you don't get it done in time you can send it elsewhere later on.

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  3. Hi human, Patsy,

    I'm sure you'll come up with something dark. All the beast, sorry, all the best.

    Pawsitive wishes,

    Penny

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  4. Good luck, Patsy - I think the rules for the competition are the best I've ever seen :-) I specially like rules 5 and 6!

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    1. I do think they wrote their own, rather than getting a lawyer to do it as often seems to be the case.

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  5. That looks good, Patsy - don't know if I'll be able to finish something in time!

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    1. I've cheated and only used half the word count!

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  6. It sounds like a great opportunity for writers who like to write dark crime/thrillers, Patsy.

    Yes rules 5 & 6 are good. :D

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Thanks so much for commenting!