The Caterpillar Story Prize 2019

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Deadline 30th September 2019 Who may enter The competition is open to anyone over 16. Description The contest is organized by The Caterpillar magazine. The prize is for a story written by an adult for children (aged 7–11). We …

The National Poetry Competition 2019

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Deadline 31st October 2019 Who may enter The competition is open to anyone aged 17 or older. International entries are welcome. Description  The contest is organized by the Poetry Society. The competition is for previously unpublished poems of up …

The Moth Poetry Prize 2019

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Deadline 31st December 2019 Who may enter The competition is open to anyone over the age of 16. Description The competition is organized by The Moth magazine. The Moth Poetry Prize is one of the biggest prizes in the world …

The Stag, the Wolf, and the Sheep

The Stag, the Wolf, and the Sheep
Moral: Two blacks do not make one white. A Stag asked a Sheep to lend him a measure of wheat, and said that the Wolf would be his surety. The Sheep, fearing some fraud was intended, excused herself, saying, “The…

The Crow and the Raven

The Crow and the Raven
Moral: Those who assume a character which does not belong to them, only make themselves ridiculous. A Crow was jealous of the Raven, because he was considered a bird of good omen and always attracted the attention of men, who…