Literature competition

The Museum of Water, Literature competition

Live at LICA and LitFest are seeking entries from budding writers to celebrate the Museum of Water exhibition in the gallery at The Storey 6-8 & 20-22 February 2015.

You are invited to submit a new piece of writing, maximum 500 words, in response to the current exhibition. Texts of all forms are welcome – from haiku to micro fiction, poem to prose.

The winning text will be chosen by LitFest Creative Producer, Chris Bridgman, and will be credited and published online, including the Museum of Water website, social media, and sent to the local press. The winning individual will also receive £30 in book vouchers.


The deadline for entries is Monday 23rd February 2015 at 12 noon.

Format submission

  • Electronic submission only.
  • Only one submission per entrant
  • Mark entries with your name, address, age and the title.

Please email your text to by Monday 23rd February 2015 at 12 noon.  The winner will be announced on Monday 2 March.