The 2020 HG Wells Short Story Competition Anthology: Vision


December 16, 2020 by Tim Prater


Vision - anthology posterEdited by Liz Joyce & Tony Scofield


232 pages. ISBN 978-0-9955730-7-9.


Vision contains twenty of the best short stories on the theme of Vision selected by the judges from a large entry for the 2020 H.G. Wells Short Story Competition. Stories are divided into two groups: authors 21 years of age and under and authors aged 22 years and above and include works by Priyadarshini Barua, Utshaa Basu, Isabel Burns, Hannah Jennison, Tesni Penney, Tabitha Rubens, Dewi Schmidt, Matilda Stepek, Lucy Thynne, Gemma Al-Khayat, Elou Carroll, Ian Critchley, Matthew Dickens, Alwin George V, Newton Grange, Rhiannon Lewis, Susannah Rickards, Paul Sherman, Francine Van Den Berg and Ali Wilding.


Theme: Motion

Entries for our 2023 Competition are now open.

Deadline for entries is Monday 10th July (11pm BST). Shortlist announcement Thursday 21st September. Winners to be announced Sunday 19th November.

For further information, please read the rules and FAQs below. If you cannot find the answer to your query there, you can email

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