Over The Edge New Writer of The Year 2019

The Over The Edge New Writer of The Year is open until August 7, 2019.

Submit fiction of up to 3,000 words, three poems of up to 40 lines, or one poem of up to 100 lines.

Judge:Liz McSkeane

The fiction and poetry winners will each receive €300. One of these will be chosen as the overall winner and will receive an additional €400. The overall winner (the 2019 Over The Edge New Writer of The Year) will be a Featured Reader at the Over The Edge: Open Readings in Galway and they will receive a hamper of books from Kenny’s Bookshop.

Salmon Poetry will read, without commitment to publish, a manuscript submitted to them by the winner of the poetry category. Turas Press will read, without commitment to publish, a manuscript of short stories submitted to them by the winner in the fiction category. The poetry winner will have one of the poems from her or his winning entry published in Skylight47 magazine.

Entry Fee: €10 for one. The fee for multiple entries is €7.50 per entry.

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