The New Eared Steve Award

You are never too old to set another goal or dream a new dream.
– C.S. Lewis

The New Eared Steve Award

Writing Prompt

Coming this January to cinemas everywhere, Steve’s making a change.

Write a film review about the soon to be released ‘New Eared Steve’, a film about new beginnings for our titular hero, Steve. Who is in it? Is it a good film, or should we wait for the DVD? And perhaps the most important question… Will you use spoilers in your review?

Word Count

No more than 700 brand new January words

Due Date

Sunday 3 January 2016. There is no time zone restrictions. As long as it is Sunday somewhere then you can enter. (We’re skipping a week over the holiday period).


First prize receives 5000 words feedback from NiTH team on a story or manuscript of your choosing.

All entries received feedback from judges by request.

Entry Format

Please read carefully!

Include a cover image. Ensure that you own the rights to that image or that you have permission, or that the image carries a free license. Make the filename of the image the name of your story.

Also include:


Author name

(Optional) Intro – 150 characters

How do I submit?

You can submit your story here.

The New Eared Steve Award