Actress and writer Pauline McLynn is encouraging burgeoning authors in Mayo to get writing and enter A Vogel's national short story writing competition, which will run over the next six months. It is aimed at encouraging the creative people of Ireland to write the perfect bedtime story to help you on your way to the land of nod.
The short story writing competition is designed to encourage burgeoning authors to put their writing abilities to the test to create a bedtime short story, the perfect way to drift off naturally.
The competition is free to enter, running from November 2011 to May 2012, and three prizes will be awarded (1st: €500, 2nd: €300, 3rd: €100 ). Entry forms can be downloaded from www.avogel.ie/story