April 2019 Competition


Closing date 26th April 2019

Write a short story or a poem titled:

Never Go Back

There are two categories for this competition:

1.  Stories or poems up to 100 words

2.  Stories or poems up to 500 words

You can submit one entry only.

Download the competition poster

We welcome submissions by both young people and adults.  The competition is open to anyone over the age of 13, and if you are aged under 18 years old you will need to get parental consent to enter, alternatively you could also enter through your school or college or training organisation.  Download the parental consent form.

We love seeing your work and everyone who enters will receive a certificate of participation. In addition, winners, runners up, and highly commended work will be published on wordylicious.com and may be printed in our publications. Click here for the competition rules.

To enter, submit your writing here.  All entries must be uploaded to by the entry deadline of 26th April 2019.

Read through the competition rules carefully before submitting your entry!

Here are some writing tips to help you with your competition entry.