Fresh Fiction Short Story Nights

7.30 - 9.30

A flyer advertising the eventOpen House for Short Stories 

 Audience: Come along for an evening listening to short stories. 

Writers: Bring along a short story to share with an invited audience. Everyone is welcome. Can you write a story that will make an audience fall in love with your words? In this safe space we are looking for original work. If you want to take part contact to secure your slot. If  there are lots of entries we may draw names from a hat on the night. Bring something that you have written that takes up to and a max of  7 minutes to read aloud.   See our submissions page for details

7.30 - 9.30


Come along and listen to an evening of short stories on the theme of The Sea. Stories are chosen by a panel to create an entertaining evening.  

 Writers: Use the prompt, The Sea, to write a short story. 

We are looking for accessible short stories  that have emotion at their core, that communicate clearly and work well when read out to a live audience. 

Submissions need to be a maximum of 1500 words long. Send your story to with a 30 word biography, total word count,  Keep your entry anonymous please. 

Stories are chosen by the Fresh Fiction team and The David Hall. 

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