Cinnamon Opportunities

Our current competitions give great opportunities to prose writers, with forthcoming deadlines for the story competition and novel/la competition. These competitions are a great way to get your work seen by award winning writers, give your writing a chance to be published with a thriving independent press, and win excellent prize money as well.

Want to give your writing the chance to sing off the page? Many of our course participants have gone on to publications with Cinnamon or other excellent presses. A week in beautiful North Wales with good food, stunning views, great company and the encouragement and challenge to take your writing to the next level is just an email away and currently with a 10% discount for the last places. Hurry!

Cinnamon Short Story Competition

New prizes of £700, £150 & £50
+ publication of the winners
and up to 10 runners’ up stories.
£12 fee
Judged by Vanessa Gebbie
Vanessa is an award winning writer with publications from Salt and Bloomsbury
Open to all writers – published and beginners.
Deadline: May 31 2014

Full details for entry here

Cinnamon Debut Novel/la Competition

£1000 first prize plus publishing contract.
£12 fee
Judged by Stephen May.
Stephen is an award winning novelist, playwriter and TV writer who went on to a 3-book deal with Bloomsbury after the success of his Cinnamon Press debut novel, TAG.
Open to those who have not had a previous novel published.
Deadline: July 31 2014

Full details for entry here

Cinnamon Courses

Join Pete Marshall and Jan Fortune at Ty’n y coed from November 15-20. Full board in a single occupancy room, workshops, one to one sessions on your writing and time to read, write and walk in beautiful countryside for only £450 (normally £500). This course is filling up fast so book now email –
You can find out more about the course here


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