While I think of something interesting to post, here's a competition you'd be crazy not to enter:
The Age Short Story Competition
Closing: September 23, 2011
Word limit: 3,000
Entry fee: nil, nada, bubkis.
Prizes: totalling $6,000!
This is the big one people. Nothing to loose; everything to gain.
Just making the shortlist is sure to boost your career!
Check it out @ http://www.theage.com.au/entertainment/books/seeking-australias-writing-talent-20110729-1i3j9.html