Winners for Both Short Story and Poetry Will Receive
- Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10” Tablet – 32 GB. White
RULES FOR ENTRY
- Short story: minimum 1,000 – 3,000 words maximum
- Rhyming Poem and Non-rhyming Poem: 32 lines maximum
- Entry fee: KWD5
RULES FOR BOTH THE SHORT STORY AND POETRY ENTRIES:
- All entries must be submitted online. Entries must be accompanied by the required entry fee
- You may submit one entry per category
- Your entry must be original, in English, and unpublished
- All entries must be formatted to A4 paper. All manuscripts must be double-spaced. Select a font that is easy to read. Please do not use a decorative or script font
- 12-point type size is preferred but not mandatory. Please include the title on the top and the number of pages. Use the colour black for the font
- BE SURE OF YOUR WORD COUNT! Entries exceeding the word limits will be disqualified
- Submissions will not be accepted past the deadline
- Once an entry has been submitted, no edits, replacements or exchanges will be accepted.
- Please be sure that the email address that you provide will be valid throughout the competition span. Please type carefully and list only one complete & legible email address
- Cover pages are optional
- they are not requested or necessary
- Please submit text only
- illustrations are not accepted.
- The submissions should not violate the laws of the country.
- Any text that attacks any race, culture, religion cannot be accepted.