Write a story featuring buttons

Start date: 28 August 2019, 00:00

Closing date: 24 September 2019, 00:00

Language: English, Gaelic, Scots

Each month we’ll provide a prompt to get you started, but where the story goes from there is entirely up to you.

The competition includes four categories, Adult Writers, All-age Gaelic Writers, Young Writers 5-11 and Young Writers 12-18. The entries will be judged by a panel and the four winning stories will be published on our website roughly two weeks after the closing date.

A prize will be awarded to a writer in each category:

Whether you're a seasoned writer or you've always fancied picking up a pen, why not give it a go? You can read last month's winning entries (this will open in a new window)for inspiration.

Competition Entry Form

Maximum of 50 Words