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Research And Judges

As described in the earlier section, ‘U.K. short fiction competitions – an introduction to the process’, the assumption that trying to adapt the work to what appear to be the tastes and interests

Planning And Presentation

I mentioned earlier that many competitions with numbers of entries verging on the unmanageable will seek to cut numbers down one way or the other, and another way of achieving this is to

Making Money

Some people believe that unpaid effort is not for them. This is a perfectly reasonable point of view, and the notion of giving something for nothing is not one which many people in our society

Memory And Imagination – Events

This questionnaire works on a rather different approach than selecting one answer from a choice of alternatives. It is designed to provide writers with ways of building up source material for fiction, and

Fiction, Faction And Research

Using real people in a work of fiction has become much more common in recent years than it used to be. Arthur Conan Doyle, Siegfried Sassoon, Wilfred Owen, Thomas Cromwell, Elizabeth of York

Bad Apples – Scams And Plagiarists

I think it would be fair to say that investigating and prosecuting cases of malpractice in fiction competitions probably isn’t a high priority for the forces of law and order. It is inevitably

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