Mslexia Short Story Competition is a writing competition for short stories written by women of any nationality from any country.
Stories can be up to 2,200 words in length and can be on any subject.
Stories should be in English (or English dialect) and should not have been published or accepted for publication elsewhere.
Stories that have won or are under consideration in other short story competitions are not eligible.
Stories should not be a translation of another author’s work.
The entry fee of £10 allows you to enter one story.
• 1st prize: £2,000
• 2nd prize: £500
• 3rd prize: £250
• three other finalists will each receive £100
All winning stories will be published in Mslexia magazine.