WOW! Award €2100-00 Prize Money
Results, prize-giving and Anthology launch Friday February 28th 2014.
Judges: Elizabeth (EM) Reapy and Knute Skinner
Winners in both fiction and in poetry each receive:
€750 1st Prize plus publication in the 2014 WOW! Anthology.
€150 2nd Prize plus publication in the 2014 WOW! Anthology.
The 10 short-listed entrants (5 fiction and 5 poetry) are published in
2014 WOW! Anthology
and receive a publication fee of €30.
Click here to see the shortlist
and here to see the longlist.
A big Thank You to all who entered for this year's WOW! Award. If your entry was one of the many that did not make the longlist or shortlist please try again for next year's Award. Also look out for the really useful judges' comments in the 2014 WOW! Anthology (out February 28th).
Upstream, the\Bliss of Heaven by Karen J McDonnell
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
Bodies of Water by Marcella O/Connor
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