© 2017 by Celia Jenkins

Awards and Publications

 

I often enter writing competitions and submit both short stories and articles to magazines and online journals. On this page, I've listed some of my recent competition wins and places where my work has been published.

 

October 2019

- Dinobibi Italy travel guide listed on Amazon.

- Shortlisted in the Writing Magazine 'without' short story competition.

- Article published in Writing Magazine - 'Bright Young Things', a guide to getting started as a young writer

- Articles published in the Town Crier magazine, including a feature on BBQs, BBQ recipes and my regular column - Crafty Corner

- Winner of a poetry competition hosted by The Care Workers Charity

September 2019

- Dinobibi France travel guide listed on Amazon.

August 2019

- Dinobibi UK travel guide listed on Amazon.

- Article published in Writing Magazine - 'Hashtag Heaven', a guide to getting using Twitter as a writer

- Articles published in the Town Crier magazine, including 'Home & Away' - a travel feature, and my Crafty Corner column on silk painting

July 2019

- Articles published in the Town Crier magazine, including a feature on home decor.

June 2019

- Article published in Writing Magazine - a guide to getting started as a travel writer

- Articles published in the Town Crier magazine, including a feature on BBQs, BBQ recipes and my regular column - Crafty Corner

- Won 3rd place on the Win Your Way to Swanwick short story competition

- Shortlisted for the SWF Creative Writers Group short story competition on the theme of 'My Earliest Childhood Memory'

May 2019

- Article published in Ireland's Own magazine - an interview with Anna Currey, the Irish illustrator who has worked with Gruffalo author Julia Donaldson

February 2019

Cross Stitch Crazy magazine published my article on Palentine's Day cross stitch kits

- Winner of The Open Page's flash fiction competition

 

January 2019

- Longlisted for the Writing Magazine Creative Non-Fiction Competition

 

November 2018

- Travel memoir 'Jackrabbit' published on Vamp Cat Magazine, an online literary journal

- 2nd place in the Morgen Bailey 100-word story competition, with 'Departure from Reality as I Take the Big Black Dog for a Walk' 

- Article published in Ireland's Own magazine - a biography of Lafcadio Hearn

 

October 2018

- Runner-up for the Writing Magazine First Line Short Story Competition, with 'The Day Everything Changed' 

- Honourable mention in the Morgen Bailey 100-word story competition, with 'The Complex Nature of Middle Children'

 

September 2018

- 1st place in the Scribophile Kigo is King Haiku competition, with my five springtime haiku

- 3rd place in the Morgen Bailey 100-word story competition, with 'The Smallest Snips of Silk'

- My story 'Clumsy Miss Eleanor' was published on Cafe Lit

 

August 2018

- My story 'Altruism Comes Sealed in a Paper Pouch' was published on Cafe Lit

 

July 2018

- My story 'A Swedish Souvenir' was published on Cafe Lit

- My Story 'Brains, Brawn and Beauty' was published on Cafe Lit

 

May 2018

- My story 'Hope is...' was shortlisted for the Retreat West Photo Flash Challenge #2

- My story 'The Doll in the Sateen Dress' won second place in the Avid Writers dialogue competition

 

March 2018

Cross Stitch Crazy magazine published my article on Hygge

 

February 2018

Cross Stitch Crazy magazine published my article on Valentine's cross stitch kits

 

December 2016

- Article The Thing With Travelling Writers Writing Something Other Than Travel Writing published on Pudding Shop Press

 

June 2012

- Article A Whistle-Stop Tour of China published in magazine That's Zhejiang (China)