Comedy Women In Print is the brainchild of comedian, author, actress Helen Lederer. Its aim is to recognise, celebrate and encourage witty women authors.
The Published Winner gets a massive amount of love from clever, celebrity judges and a stonking cash prize from ALCS. The Unpublished Winners are now published by Harper Collins and received an advance and huge attention. The Unpublished runner uppers' won a place on an MA in Creative Writing at the University of Hertfordshire and an MA in Comedy at Falmouth University.
No one likes pushy - said no one, send us your witty novels! Publishers - we know you’ve got them. Unpublished witty writers – screw it, just do it.
ways to get involved
Mini Competition time
14th February - March 14th 2021
Foreplay Fiction to get in the mood for CWIP entries 2021
We’ve all read them – sex scenes that give us the willies (not the good kind). But after a year of lockdown, we want some good sex. So, c’mon, show us your witties.
Help witty women reclaim funny sex on the page.
Enter now to #FlashYourFiction.
100 words: We only want a quick flash...
Dates for your Diary...
Monday 12th April 2021
Friday 28th May 2021
Wednesday 21st July 2021
Wednesday 22nd September 2021
Monday 8th November 2021