Earlier this year, I held a summer writing competition for adults on this blog.
The winners were announced here and a selection of stories was chosen to be published in “Heat” an e-book anthology on Amazon.
Writers submitted compelling, well written pieces across a variety of genre. Some were new writers, others have many published works.
Each story is unique.
Congratulations to all the authors who have stories published in the book.
SALES OF BOOK TO AID LITERACY
All proceeds from sales of the anthology will benefit the Indigenous Literacy Foundation (ILF).
The ILF aims to raise literacy levels and improve the lives and opportunities of Indigenous children living in remote and isolated regions. This is done through the delivery of books and literacy resources, publishing and visits out to remote communities. In addition, the Foundation advocates to raise community awareness of Indigenous literacy issues.
To enjoy the stories in this anthology and help the ILF, you can buy your copy of Heat online through Amazon by clicking on one of the links below:
The standard of submissions in the DeeScribe Writing Summer Writing Competition was amazing.
It was extremely hard to pick the winners, and I’d really like to congratulate everyone who entered.
Writing a complete story is a huge achievement, putting your work out there and submitting it is an even bigger one.
Thank you for sharing your work with me.
And a big thank you to Alison Reynolds for donating a Query Letter critique as part of our first prize.
I am pleased to announce that the winners are:
Congratulations to our worthy winners, Belinda Lyons-Lee, Georgie Donaghey and Elizabeth Smart.
ALSO TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE ‘HEAT’ ANTHOLOGY
Congratulations to the other 7 authors whose entries have been selected to be published in the Heat e-book anthology. Your work will be published alongside some established authors.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE FOLLOWING NAMES ARE IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER BY FIRST NAME AND DO NOT REFLECT ORDER OF MERIT.
Thanks again for entering the competition. Your certificates and assessments where applicable, and details of the anthology will be emailed shortly.