Mitchelstown International Short Story Competition, formerly known as The William Trevor Short Story Competition, is now accepting entries.
A shortlist of 20 stories will be selected by me, and Cork writer Vincent McDonnell; the final shortlist and winner will be chosen by Kildare writer John MacKenna.
Word count: max of 3000 words
Closing date: Friday 12th December 2008
Prize: €2,500 and a laptop computer
Five runners up will receive €200 each
Entry fee: €20.00 per entry and each entry must have an official entry form attached.
For more and to download an entry form see: Mitchelstown Short Story Prize