The Hysteria Writing Competition began in 2012 and runs most years between the 1st of April and 31st of August. You can find links to more information about all our past competitions on this page.

Read Previous Anthologies

Anthologies from past competitions are available online and you can find links to them on our online shop below.

Read past winning entries

Meet past writers in residence

In 2014 I introduced the idea of a writer-in-residence for the competition. The purpose was to help by giving entrants hints and tips about how to write for a competition.

Meet previous competition readers