This post was originally published at Novelicious.com and is now at WritingTipsOasis.com. WritingTipsOasis.com acquired Novelicious.com in June 2022.
As part of our fabulous 5th birthday week we ran a 500 word novel opening competition for the budding writers among you. We had loads of amazing entries and it was pretty damn tough to choose five shortlisted entries for Hannah Ferguson at The Marsh Agency. But we managed it! Our favourite entrants were as follows:
We sent these entries to Hannah Ferguson who picked her favourite.
And so, without further ado, the winner of the 500 word competition – receiving a three chapter and synopsis critique from Hannah Ferguson is… JessWriter. Congratulations, Jess! Please contact email@example.com so that we can hook you up with your prize!
Thanks so much to everyone who entered!