Thursday, 17 August 2017
POESIOMAT - the Poetry Jukebox, is an on-street sound installation that provides an innovative new platform for poetry. It is curated by poets Maria McManus and Deirdre Cartmill. They are calling for submissions for the first Poetry Jukebox in the island of Ireland which will be launched as part of the Belfast International Arts Festival in October 2017. It will be located outside the Crescent Arts Centre in Belfast.
The deadline is very close - 20th August
All details here.
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
Liz Nugent, the author of best selling crime novels Unravelling Oliver and Lying in Wait. The winner will win a prize of €1,000. To read T&Cs and enter the competition, click here.
Tuesday, 15 August 2017
Friday, 11 August 2017
article doesn't make it very clear that collaborations between authors and artists are eligible, so click on through to the entry form for further information and T&Cs.
Thursday, 10 August 2017
Closing Date for submissions is 25th September 2017
Click here to learn more about the magazine.
Tuesday, 8 August 2017
online form. If you enter the competition after reading this blog entry, please enter 24554 in the code box on the entry form.
Friday, 4 August 2017
Wednesday, 19 July 2017
Some useful advice here about the absolute necessity of reading and adhering to submission guidelines. Well worth a read.
Monday, 17 July 2017
Thursday, 13 July 2017
Wednesday, 5 July 2017
|photo credit: Richard Thwaites|
Read her interview with The Guardian here
Tuesday, 4 July 2017
From the site:"Most of the stories we publish in The Fiction Desk anthologies are significantly longer than 1,000 words, but we do sometimes see great writing that's much shorter than that. In order to accommodate some of these miniature stories, and to provide more variety for our readers, we're pleased to announce the 2017 edition of our flash fiction competition."
Details on how to enter here.
Friday, 30 June 2017
The judges are:
Poetry: Breda Wall Ryan, author of the award winning In a Hare’s Eye (Doire Press)
Flash Fiction: Catherine Dunne, author of nine novels, including the award winning The Things We Know Now (MacMillan)