Stories should be no longer than 100 words but there are no restrictions on the subject of your story. Let your imagination run wild.
All submissions will be read by a panel of judges. The top five in each category will be invited to The Word on the 25 June to read (or to have read for them) their stories and the final winner in each category will be announced.
Age groups 16 and under and 17 and over.
Entries must be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 31 2017 and it’s FREE to enter.
If you have a disability of any kind or you require special assistance, please contact us on 0191 427 1818.