FLASH FICTION 2016

First Place

'Wich' – Carly Holmes 

Second Place

'From Where I Was' – Una Mannion 

Third Place

'Collecting Stones' – Patrick Holloway 

 

Commended 

'A Rush of Indignation' – Kathryn Burke 

'Eating Letters' – Clodagh O'Brien 

'The Queen's Nose' – Patrick Holloway 

'Wafer-thin' – Clodagh O'Brien 

 

Shortlist 

'Bridezilla' – Patrick Talbot 

'Feather' – Clodagh O'Brien 

'Hello Dolly' – Kathryn Burke 

'Knocking on My Father's Door' – Patrick Holloway 

'The Hatchet' – Rosita Sweetman 

'The Sacrifice' – Rose Malone 

'To Thee We Send Up Our Sighs' – Niamh MacCabe 

'Travelling Light' – Patricia Bender

POETRY 2016

First Place

'On a Train in Cluj-Napoca / A Meditation on ‘Da’' – Shannon Kelly

Second Place

'Art Addict' – Alyn Fenn

Third Place

'Micro Engraver' – Noel Connor

 

Commended

'5am, Tuesday Morning' – Maurice Devitt

'If I Wrote a Book' – Shannon Kelly

'Weight of Paper' – Kim French

 

 

Shortlist:

'Afraid of Clowns' – Finbar Rafferty

'Another Woman's Hands' – Patrick Holloway

'Archaeology' – Michael Farry

'How Do I Love You' – Kate Ennals

'Lapse' – Marilyn McLoughlin

'Moth' – Kim French

'Muse Seeks Poet' – Alyn Fenn

'Please Leave a Message' – Garret Igoe

'Spectrum' – Alyn Fenn

'The Day Philip Larkin Died' – Patrick Moran