April 2016 archive

February 2016 Flash Fiction – Judge’s Report

February 2016 Flash Fiction – Moments Fleeting – 300 words Overall Judges Report The entries this year were of a high standard.  The winner stood out for an interesting story filled with humour and violence mixed together with some wonderful black comedy.   Writers need to pay attention to the following, the title, the opening line […]

February 2016 Poetry – Judge’s Report

February 2016 Poetry – Snatching Colours 12 Lines – Judge’s Report This was a good selection of eleven poems that gave me great pleasure to judge.   They were of a higher standard than usual which was pleasing and I enjoyed reading them.   I found the topic interesting in its diversity.   The “Two Colours” had its […]

Annual Awards Winners for 2015

CONGRATULATIONS to the Annual Awards Winners for 2015. * Fay Goldie Award – General Success in the World of Publishing: Jacqueline Dowling * Hilde Slinger Poetry Trophy: Maureen Campbell *  Gaby Ginsberg Trophy for Playwriting:Glenda Jager *  New Writer of the Year: Andrea Ward *  Experienced Writer of the Year: Grahame Wilson *  Pat Lister […]

Annual Short Story Competition 2015

Congratulations to the winners of the Annual Short Story Competition  2015 * 1st: Cathy Marshall – Francis Bond Trophy for the Winner of the Annual Short Story Competition.   * 2nd: Ron Hancock   * 3rd: Pam Schofield   * Runners-up: Cara van Heerden; Andrea Ward; Evan Kaplan; Chantelle Sieling; Ronel van Vuuren

Annual Short Story Competition 2015

Congratulations to the winners of the Annual Short Story Competition  2015. Francis Bond Trophy for the Winner: Cathy Marshall * Second:Ron Hancock * Third: Pam Schofield * Runners-up: Cara van Heerden; Andrea Ward; Evan Kaplan; Chantelle Sieling; Ronel van Vuuren