Latest News from Inkwell

Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook 2014 Short Story Competition

Closing date on this is 15th February, so don’t hang about!

For published and aspiring writers alike – enter the Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook 2014 short story competition and you could win:

We’re offering you the chance to win £500, plus a place on an Arvon writing course of your choice! All you have to do is enter a short story (for adults) of no more than 2,000 words, on the theme of ‘the visit‘ and email it to with “WAYB14 competition” as the subject line.

The closing date is midnight on Saturday 15th February 2014. The winners of the competition will be announced on this site in March 2014. All entries must be original unpublished prose of 2,000 words or fewer.

Arvon run four historic writing houses in the UK, where published writers lead week-long residential courses. Covering a diverse range of genres, from poetry and fiction to screenwriting and comedy, Arvon courses have provided inspiration to thousands of people at all stages of their writing lives. Find out more and book a course online at

Don’t forget to read the full details, terms and conditions (below) before you enter. Please remember to register on before submitting your entry.

Good luck!

Copyright © 2021 The Inkwell Group. All Rights Reserved. Website lovingly crafted by Design for Writers