The competition is open to anyone over the age of 16.n The competition is organised by The Moth magazine Entries must be a single short story written in English. There is a word limit of 5,000.
Entries must be entirely the work of the entrant and must never have been published, self-published, published online or broadcast.
This year’s judge is Mark Haddon.
• 1st prize: €3,000
• 2nd prize: week-long writing retreat at Circle of Misse in France plus €250 for travel
• 3rd prize: €1,000
Entry fees:- The entry fee is €15 per story.