Compose a piece of fiction in which the standard, norm, or widely held is shown to be unbearable to the protagonist(s).
Successful short listers will show through action, dialogue and landscape, as opposed to description, interior thoughts or narrative statements.
All genres welcome.
The UNBEARABLE STANDARDS Award
Announced: 5 August 2013
Submission Date: 19 August 2013
Short List: 20 August – 30 August 2013
Winner Announced: 31 August 2013
Word Count: 800- 1500
Prizes: $200 (AUD or equivalent)
Eligibility: Open to everyone