July 2016 archive

2016 Competition Results

November 2016 Sankofa River & Harbour Tales 2016 Writing Challenge Presented by Book & Design Fair Durban Winners and Sponsors: 1st  – Pat Clur – The Qilin at Court   ( sponsored by eThekwini Municipality) 2nd  – Pat Clur – The Unbeliever  (sponsored by Durban Next Aesthetic) 3rd Place – Jackie Fairon – The Harbour Farewell  […]

June 2016 – Unbelievable But True – 1000 Word Article – Judge’s Report

A very enjoyable range of subjects, with some excellent submissions. I had great difficulty in deciding between the top submissions. Winning vote: I Do Not Believe It Some lovely descriptions which obviously flow from personal knowledge and experience of the characters in a children’s’ production. It is beautifully written and full of good humour; a […]

May 2016 – Wuxia Fiction – Judge’s Report

Wuxia is Chinese martial arts fiction featuring heroism, usually set in imperial China. The main protagonist is often a hero who is incredibly skilled and seeking justice. Most of the entries followed a training-story structure where their hero was trained first and then thrown into action but the story that stood out the most, was […]