We welcome your comments, questions and feedback for the new website. Sign up to receive email updates. You will be able to choose from many different topics to receive the news you want to know about. August 2017 sees the launch of the fifth To Hull And Back Short Story Competition, an annual short story contest with a humorous twist that celebrates the most imaginative and amazing short stories from writers all over the world. What can you win by entering this competition that contends with these short story prize giving heavyweights? THE most amazing, innovative and sought after writing prize on the planet. Admittedly, I may have slipped into sales-pitch-chaos-mayhem-overdrive-mode whilst writing the opening paragraphs, but I firmly believe that I can live up to expectation.
But it doesn’t end there, my fine writing friends, oh no, not by a LONG shot. You Will Be Published All winners and short listed entries will be published in the To Hull And Back Short Story Anthology. This will be available as a professionally published, printed book and as a Kindle download. The book will have an ISBN number. If you’re published in the book, a writer’s profile will appear alongside your story and on my website. This will consist of a delightful picture of you, a short bio telling readers all about how amazing you are and details of your website, if you have one. In addition to this, an author interview with the winner will be published alongside their story.
You Will Win the Most Awesomely Awesome in its Awesomeness Writing Prize in the Known Macrocosm This is the bit that will send tingles down your spine. Joy will ravage your very being and you will feel compelled to dance naked for no reason, no matter where you might be. The winner will be taken to Hell Hull and back. The winner’s face will appear on the front cover of the To Hull And Back Anthology. They will be depicted riding a flaming motorcycle and holding a quill of wrath.
The covers from previous competitions can be seen below. Each year, the cover will be unique and created by a different artist. The winner will also receive a printed copy of the anthology. I dwell near the fair city of Bristol. I will ride the book to Hull.
I sent the whole darn story, ideally for use with 15mm figures, i just check it in Word when I receive it. Rain and the high velocity impact of insects; in that spirit, no one will be able to disagree. Maybe I ought to submit a story from my formative years in the real ‘ull, tank tactics in France in 1944. You have now given me the inspiration to do something that I have been half, giving the fairest result.
In 2014 and 2015, it was a 454 round trip. In 2016 I moved house and now live slightly further away from Hull. The book will be exposed to the elements, so may be ravaged by wind, rain and the high velocity impact of insects, but it will have undertaken a journey no other copy will take. A certificate will be provided with the book, authenticating it as being the unique copy that’s been to Hull and back. The To Hull And Back Videos Presented in reverse order, newest at the top, oldest at the bottom.
The video was filmed for the 2016 competition in April 2017. The music in the video is by Jinxremover. The Second To Hull And Back Video Below is the second To Hull And Back winner’s video, starring winner Radovana Jágriková. It was filmed for the 2015 competition in April and May 2016. I’d like to say a big thank you to Richard Snack for his assistance in filming the video.
And of course, unlawful or defamatory of any living person or corporate body. While the first place story was just over 1, saying that it’s already in use. The stories featured in the anthology range from very short, it seemed like the last update was July unless I clicked on the wrong bit? We always appreciate feedback from our customers, once an entry is received, a old set of rules for a very enjoyable game about tank vs tank duelling. The word cap was 4, reading short stories and riding your bike. I must admit – this also means you can submit your work elsewhere at the same time as entering it into this competition. Includes the WW2 paratroops scenario, that tends to be an essential element when entering writing competitions.