Categories Awards, Closed
Word Count 400-1000
Prize $50 (AUD)

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Full short list here


A short little award in the lead up to the MYSTERY OF THE CELLAR DOOR Award. Thanks to Needle In The Hay regular Annabel Owen the great idea!

Write a piece of prose about something lost; it can be metaphorical, literal, emotional, physical. Alternatively, write about something found. Be creative; think outside the box.


Announced: 7 July 2014

Submission Date: 19 July 2014

Short List: 21 July – 3 August 2014

Winner Announced: 4 August 2014

Word Count: 400 – 1000

Prizes: $50 (AUD or equivalent)