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Wranglestone

Wranglestone
  • Author(s): Darren Charlton
  • Location(s): United States (USA)
  • Genre(s): Young Adult
  • Era(s): Post-apocalyptic

Winter was the only season every Lake-Lander feared… In a post-apocalyptic America, a community survives in a national park, surrounded by water that keeps the Dead at bay. But when winter comes, there’s nothing to stop them from crossing...

Wrapped in the Stars

Wrapped in the Stars
  • Author(s): Elena Mikalsen
  • Location(s): Bern
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 20th Century

Struggling with guilt over her sister’s death and the stress of her medical residency, Maya Radelis runs away to Scotland. A robin seems to lead her to an antique shop, where she finds a century-old engagement ring. But what...

Writers & Lovers

Writers & Lovers
  • Author(s): Lily King
  • Location(s): Cambridge (Massachusetts)
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Casey has ended up back in Massachusetts after a devastating love affair. Her mother has just died and she is knocked sideways by grief and loneliness, moving between the restaurant where she waitresses for the Harvard elite and the...

Writing Love

Writing Love
  • Author(s): Khalil Sweileh
  • Location(s): Damascus
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): early 21st century

Then, she looked at me assiduously, “What is it that you do exactly?” I replied, savoring my last sip of coffee, with all the sass of a gypsy, “A novelist.” How to write a novel? Where to find inspiration?...

Written in Black

Written in Black
  • Author(s): K H Lim
  • Location(s): Borneo
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Modern

A darkly humorous coming-of-age novel set in Brunei on the island of Borneo, Written in Black offers a snapshot of a few days in the life of ten-year-old Jonathan Lee, attending the funeral of his Ah Kong, or grandfather,...

Written in the Stars

Written in the Stars
  • Author(s): Aisha Saeed
  • Location(s): Pakistan
  • Genre(s): Young Adult
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Naila’s conservative immigrant parents have always said the same thing: You may choose what you want to be when you grow up, but we will choose your husband. Dating, even a friendship with a boy, is forbidden. So when...

Wrong Alibi

Wrong Alibi
  • Author(s): Christina Dodd
  • Location(s): Alaska
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Perfect for fans of Lisa Jewell, New York Times bestselling author Christina Dodd delivers an all-new thriller, featuring a bold and brash female protagonist. WRONG JOB Eighteen-year-old Evelyn Jones lands a job in small-town Alaska, working for a man...

Wuthering Heights

Wuthering Heights
  • Author(s): Emily Brontë
  • Location(s): Yorkshire
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
  • Era(s): 19th Century

Wuthering Heights is a wild, passionate story of the intense and almost demonic love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff, a foundling adopted by Catherine’s father. After Mr Earnshaw’s death, Heathcliff is bullied and humiliated by Catherine’s brother Hindley and...

WWOOFing North and South

WWOOFing North and South
  • Author(s): Margaret Halliday
  • Location(s): Scotland, New Zealand
  • Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs, Travelogue
  • Era(s): 2002-2009

WWOOFing North and South describes the author’s time as a WWOOFer in New Zealand and Scotland. She travels widely encountering an eclectic mix of people and animals. She gets butted by a billy goat, chased by geese, mobbed by...

Wyld Dreamers

Wyld Dreamers
  • Author(s): Pamela Holmes
  • Location(s): Somerset
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): End of 20th Century

In the summer of 1972, a group of friends is invited to Somerset to help photographer Seymour Stratton renovate a dilapidated cottage on Wyld Farm. Over the next year the group come to regard the farm as offering 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