Competition 1

The Cooper Prize

Write a fictional crime/suspense short story featuring a strong male protagonist, with the opening line, ‘It arrived in Thursday’s post…’ Maximum 2,000 words.

Deadline: 17 October 2017

Free entry for NWC members.  £3 entry fee or non-members.  All entries will receive an expert critique.

All entries must be submitted on one side of A4, double spaced where appropriate.  Work to be unpublished and not entered into previous Circle competitions.

Before submitting your entry please check our competition guidelines.

Entries to be delivered to a meeting or mailed to the NWC Competitions Secretary:


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