Ends on July 31, 2017

$7.00 AUD

 — All submissions must be original, unpublished works that have not previously won any competitions or prizes.

 — Submissions may not currently be submitted or under consideration for another publication

 —  All written submissions (fiction, narrative non-fiction and interviews) must be maximum 2,000 words; poetry, maximum 50 lines; flash fiction, maximum 250 words

 —  Font size: 12-pt 

 — Double Spaced (Does not apply to poetry)

 — Please upload your work as a Word.doc file.

 — Do not include your name or details anywhere in the document file. This is to ensure your work is read anonymously.

 — You will need to include with your submission with a cover letter that includes your name, a 50-word bio, email address and phone number.
 — Written submissions are limited to one entry per person.

 — There is an AUD$7.00 entrance fee for all written submissions of waged applicants; however, we are willing to waive submission fees for those in difficult circumstances.
Email submissionsvisibleink@gmail.com for more details about submission fees.

 — All submissions must be received before 11.59pm 31st of July 2017.

Visible Ink reserves the right to disregard any works submitted that do not follow these guidelines.

We at Visible Ink recognise the institutionalised violence and oppression of marginalised voices, and encourage submissions from refugees, people of colour, members of the LGBTI community, those of lower socio-economic backgrounds, those with diverse backgrounds and those with impairments/disabilities.

*Unpublished refers to any work not published by print or online publications. Any works published on personal social media are therefore eligible for submission.



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