November 2018 Competition Entries


In November we asked people to write a short story or a poem which starting with the words (either up to 100 words or up to 500 words):

I knew we were in trouble when …

You can find the winning entries here:

Adel Belova

Hashim  Perez

You can find the commended entries here:

Amber Springer

D. Palmer

Emma Claydon

Ikrah Bukuru

Lisa Hartley

Maxine Makeba

Molly Quell

Olubunmi Toriola

Olufunke Ayoola

Oshiokhe Esther Momodu

If you would like to enter one of our writing competitions (which are free to enter) – just click here to find out more.