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Good Night Papa: Short Stories from Japan and Elsewhere

Author(s): Simon Rowe

Location(s): Japan, Australia, Bali, China, Fiji, Mexico, Spain, Vietnam

Genre(s): Short Stories

Era(s): Current

Good Night Papa: Short Stories from Japan and Elsewhere is a collection of short fiction fifteen stories high, nine countries wide, and peopled with wily, quick-witted, dim-witted, hapless, helpless, strong and gentle characters. These are tales about people with problems and the surprising, and often unorthodox, ways in which they deal with them.

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Enter the 2021TripFiction 'Sense of Place' Creative Writing Competition!

A story in which the location plays as important a role as the rest of your words.

2,500 word maximum, 750 word minimum

Judges include Victoria Hislop and Rosanna Ley

First Prize of £1,000 / US$1,350

Prizes total £1,750 / US$2,362 

Winning entry published on TripFiction site and publicised on Social Media

Entries close 6th November 2021