Aesthetica Creative Writing Award


Monday, 30 December 2019

31st August 2020

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.

The competition is organised by the Aesthetica Magazine

There are two categories: Poetry and Short Fiction.

Poetry entries should be no more than 40 lines.
Fiction entries should be no more than 2,000 words.

There is no theme to the Aesthetica Creative Writing Award. You are welcome to submit work on any subject.

Both Poetry and Fiction entries should be written in English.

You can submit works that have been previously published. 

Entry fees
£12 for one Poetry entry and £18 for one Short Fiction entry.

£1,000 for the Poetry winner
£1,000 for the Short Fiction winner
Publication in the Aesthetica Creative Writing Annual 2021

Competition website
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