Stories from the shadows...
Can you tell a tiny story in only 50 words? Take our nano challenge and test your talents. Write a story in 50 words exactly. Include the word 'shadow' (or shadows, shadowing, shadowed and shadowy). Give it a title, complete the registration form and enter the nano competition. It's free!
Winners and runners up and are selected in four categories:
- Open – all ages
- Year 7 & 8 students
- Year 5 & 6 students
- Year 3 & 4 students
One winner and two runners up in each category win generous book vouchers!
- Theme: Shadow
- Word limit: 50 words exactly
- Closing date: Wednesday 26 July, 5pm
- Entry: Free
- Note: Limit of 1 entry per person; entrants must live within 150km of Albury
- Winners announced on Thursday 14th September during Write Around the Murray
More details in the conditions of entry
Competition now closed for entries
WAM gratefully acknowledges the Friends of the LibraryMuseum for funding the prizes for the Nano competition and assisting with judging and awarding of prizes.
- 2016 Nano Stories: Click here to read the winning Nano stories featuring the word ‘forget’.
- 2015 Nano Stories: Click here to read the winning Nano stories All had to include the word 'space'
- 2014 Nano Stories: Read the winning nano stories. All stories had to include the word 'picture'.
- 2013 Nano Stories: Read the winning entries. All stories had to include the word 'voice'.
- 2012 Nano Stories: Read the Winning and Highly Commended entries in all categories. All stories had to include the word 'snap'.
- 2011 Nano Stories: Read the Winning and Highly Commended entries in all categories.