OutStanding Short Story Competition

The OutStanding Short Story Competition is Australia’s premier creative writing event for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer community of Australia and New Zealand.

Winners’ Announcement

The winners of our inaugural Miniature competition, to write forty words on the subject of Forty, are:

First Prize of $200 — Feeling Forty by Mitchell Sullivan

Highly Commended – Crush by Emma Lindley

Highly Commended – Loose Change by Conor Duggan

To read the winning stories go to our Miniature page

We will be launching our main competition in June 2018

This year is the forty year anniversary of the Sydney Lesbian and Gay Mardi Gras. To celebrate, we are launching an exciting new short story opportunity for all our writers.  Details of our miniature* competition can be found here

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