WOW! Awards 2015

€2100-00 in Prize Money



















There will be separate judges for poetry and fiction.
Their names will be posted here shortly

WOW! 1
Upstream, the\Bliss of Heaven by Karen J McDonnell
WOW! 2
Brent Geese Gathering by Eithne Cavanagh
Courting by Aoife Mannix
Puffball by Orlagh O'Farrell
Reasons toTend the Front Garden by Susan Millar DuMars
The Riddle of the Artist by Bill Hoagland
The Traveller's Tale by Michael O'Connor

WOW! 1
Bodies of Water by Marcella O/Connor
WOW! 2
Beneath the Judas Tree by Siobhan Murtagh
Damage Limitation by Robert Grossmith
Émigré by Julia Roddy
Foxtails and Soup by Sheila Armstrong
Housewife of the Year byEleanor O'Reilly
The Crown of Snow by Anne MacDonald
2014 Results

Read all 14 winning entries in the WOW! Anthology 2014. Plus Judges comments!

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Submissions for the 2015 WOW! Awards open on Monday September 1st at 07.00 UTC
and close on Friday October 31st at 24.00 UTC.

Winners in both fiction and in poetry each receive:

€750 1st Prize plus publication in the 2015 WOW! Anthology.

€150 2nd Prize plus publication in the 2015 WOW! Anthology

The 10 short-listed entrants (5 fiction and 5 poetry) will be published in the 2015 WOW! Anthology and receive a publication fee of €30.