Competitions and Festivals


Our WILD ATLANTIC WORDS POETRY FESTIVAL will take place in Castletownbere, County Cork, on 5 and 6 September 2015. It will include workshops led by award-winning poets, public readings, an open mic, children's events, and publication of the competition anthologies. For the full programme, CLICK HERE.

Our Wild Atlantic Words competitions 2015 are now closed. Details of the shortlist and winners will be published at the Wild Atlantic Words Poetry Festival.

For results of previous competitions, and a selection of successful entries, please click on the links below.

Poets Meet Politics 2015.

Poets Meet Painters 2014

Poets Meet Politics 2014

Poets Meet Painters 2013

Short Short Story competition 2013

Poets Meet Painters 2012

Hungry Hill Poetry Prize 2012

Short Short Story competition 2012

Poets Meet Politics 2012

Poets Meet Painters 2011

Poets Meet Painters 2010