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Call for Submissions! Tiny Tales Short Story Competition, Sponsored by Hendrink's Gin, Accepting Entries Until Sept 5


Do you have three great sentences? If so, don't miss your chance to enter the Tiny Tales Short Story Competition, sponsored by Hendrick's Gin.

Celebrating World Wide Web Day, which occurs on August 1 every year, the contest celebrates the pithy storytelling potential of the web. Entries of no more and no less than three sentences are being accepted until September 5, 2016, via Hendrick's website.

Three winning micro-stories will be selected by judge and acclaimed British writer and actor David Schneider. The winning entries will turned into short videos and made available online.

Entry is free and authors are welcome to submit multiple times. All entries must be previously unpublished.

Please note this contest is only open to writers age 21 and above

Grace O'Connell is the Contributing Editor for Open Book: Toronto and the author of Magnified World (Random House Canada). She also writes a book column for This Magazine.

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