Mslexia Women’s Short Story Competition 2022



19 September 2022

Who may enter
The competition is open to women of any nationality from any country. 

Short description

The competition is organized by Mslexia, a British magazine for women writers.

This competition is for unpublished complete short fiction of up to 3,000 words, in any genre, for adult and/or young adult readers. 

Entries should be in English or English dialect.


Entry fee
£12 per story

The winner will receive £3,000

Three additional finalists will each receive £100.

The winning entry and three finalists will be published in the December 2022 edition of Mslexia.

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website.