t4w Christmas Writing Competition: A very short story


t4w is pleased to announce the results for its very short story Christmas writing competition!

and the winner is…Penelope Randall

in second place…Cathy Lennon

in third place…Charlotte Deadman

others shortlisted…Aileen Shirra, Maggie Lloyd, Marion Foreman


Write a very short story (200 words maximum) entitled ‘A Christmas Story’ which should begin with the words: “If there had been room at the Inn…”

Your 200 word count can be additional to these words and your story may take the form of poetry or prose.


Winning entry: first choice of one of our 3 special prizes:

  • a night away for two at the beautiful Dewsall Court in Herefordshire
  • a day of pampering at a Champneys resort
  • a special treatment at the Inter X clinic in Cheltenham

First runner-up: second choice of one of the 3 special prizes

Second runner-up: the remaining prize

PLUS: the 3 winning entries will be published in a prime slot on totally4women.com over the Christmas period, with associated promotion of you as the author!

champneys-henlow-writing-competitionENTRY REQUIREMENTS

You must be a member of totally4women (if you are not currently then do sign up here) at the time of entry and at least until the time you take your prize.

Please submit entries by email to general@totally4women.com, including your story within the body of the email, giving your full name, email address and your t4w user name. Your email may be stored by the prize givers for purpose of eflyers but you can unsubscribe at any time.

The t4w editorial team decision is final.

Closing date for receipt of entries: Midnight UK time on Thursday 19 December 2013.


Good luck!