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Tuesday, January 01, 2013

Clare Daly & Kevin Higgins to judge Galway Rape Crisis Centre's Dead Good Poetry Competition SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED!

NEWSFLASH MAY 7TH 2013 News just in, the competition judges Kevin Higgins & Clare Daly TD have announced the ten finalists for Dead Good Poetry Competition. 
Winners to be announced next week!

‘Women like me’ by Bernie Crawford
‘Christmas Eve at the Neighbours’ by Kate Ennals
‘For New Time’s Sake’ by Jean Folan
‘Leaving Cert 1995’ by David Lynch
‘Kate Kelly ‘by Liam Maloney
‘Loss and Gain’ by Felicia McCarthy
‘The Driving Instructor’ by Shirley McClure
‘Justice’ by Jessamine O’Connor
‘A Well’s Story’ by Caroline O’Hagan
‘Samurai Wife’ by Breda Spaight

The Galway Rape Crisis Centre in association with Over the Edge are now accepting entries for the Dead Good Poetry Competition. The competition is open to all original and unpublished poetry and will be judged by Kevin Higgins and Clare Daly TD.

The winner will receive €300, while the second and third prize winners will receive €200 and €100 respectively. For further information please contact Aoife 085 2462959 or

The entry fee is €10 per poem and entrants may submits as many poems as they wish. Poems may be sent to; Dead Good Poetry, "The Lodge" Forster Court, Galway or sent as an attachment to; The deadline for entries is March 31 2013.