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Ultra short story competition rules

Definition: an ultra short story is one with a maximum of 250 words; the stories can be on any subject. You can make as many different entries as you like. There is no restriction on theme or style. Stories must not have been published previously. As many of the entries will be published in Bohemia Village Voice as possible. Copyright returns to the author one year after publication. 
Prizes: first prize is £25 cash, second prize is £10 and the third prize is £5 token to be spent at Bookman’s Halt.
Entrants: anyone may enter: there is no age restriction; the only condition is that entrants must live or work in Bohemia.
Judges: all entries will be read by a panel of judges including book editor Julian Beecroft, bookshop owner Clive Linklater, writer and translator, Bill Third, magazine editor Shelagh Davy, chair of the Bohemia Area Association Peter Holland, artist Allena Tyrell, residents John E Humphries and Jacky Hayles and ultra short story writer Peter Winder. The judges verdict is final.
How to enter: simply send your story to Bohemia Village Voice, before the closing date of Feb 28 2007. An e-mail version is perfectly acceptable.

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