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Fairfield, Queensland, Australia
Fairfield Writers Group is a mix of beginner and experienced writers who meet the second and fourth Saturdays of the month at the Brisbane City Council Library in Fairfield Gardens Shopping Centre, Fairfield road, Fairfield, Queensland. Our passion is writing and we work hard at our craft. Our aim is to encourage, support and help each other to reach new heights in our writing. New members are always made welcome and usually whisked off to the local coffee shop at the end of meetings for sustenance and socialisation with the rest of the crew.

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Saturday, September 18, 2010


PROLE-Poetry Competition
Prole is a print literary journal that publishes high quality poetry and prose from around the world. We have just published our second issue and have achieved sales in Europe, the USA, Australia and New Zealand.

We are open to submissions year round and have a profit sharing scheme as a means of paying our contributors.

Prole has just launched its own poetry competition. I have appended details below this message.

Full details regarding submissions, the competition or purchase can be found on our website at: http://www.prolebooks.co.uk/

Deadline First Prize Summary
December 24th 2010 £100, publication in Prole and showcase on our website.
2 runners up, bdanders@socket.net £30 each and showcasing on our website.
Entry fee £3 for first poem, £2 for subsequent poems. Search for Prole Laureate

We’re looking for entries that represent the editorial ambitions of Prole: to make writing engaging, challenging, entertaining and accessible.
All forms of poetry welcome, any length considered.
Entry by post or email.
Full details are on our website: www.prolebooks.co.uk
Click on the competition link.
Winners will be announced April 2nd 2011

WRITERS DIGEST-Short Story Competition
Writers Digest are running a short story competition. It is open to non-US residents. Here's the link for details if you're interested. http://www.writersdigest.com/popularfictionawards

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