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Southword 42

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This issue includes the winning short stories of the Seán O’Faoláin International Short Story Competition (judged by Simon Van Booy), the winning poems of the Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Competition (judged by Thomas McCarthy), as well as other short stories, poems and a photo essay from John Minihan.

Description

Southword is a literary journal featuring new writing from around the globe. This issue includes the winning short stories of the Seán O’Faoláin International Short Story Competition (judged by Simon Van Booy), the winning poems of the Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Competition (judged by Thomas McCarthy), as well as other short stories, poems and a photo essay from John Minihan.

 

Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Competition

 

1st Prize

Timothy McBride

 

2nd Prize

James Finnegan

 

3rd Prize

Seán Hickey

 

Shortlist

Mara Adamitz Scrupe

Kim Curts Mattheussens

Frank Farrelly

Peggy McCarthy

Jim McElroy

Jamie O’Halloran

Ava Patel

Andrea Ward

Sarah Wright

Enda Wyley

 

Seán Ó Faoláin International Short Story Competition

 

1st Prize

Shelley Hastings

 

2nd Prize (shared)

Neil Cawley

Jay Kelly

 

Shortlist

Patrick Key

Thomas Lawrance

Kate Norris

Eimear O’Callaghan

 

Photo Essay

 

John Minihan

Poems

Griffin Epstein

Jodie Hollander

Wes Lee

Alison McCrossan

Niamh Prior

Gerard Smyth

Breda Spaight

 

Subscriber Flash Fiction Competition

 

1st Prize

Róisín Leggett Bohan

 

2nd Prize

Mattie Brennan

 

3rd Prize

Garret Dwyer Joyce

 

Subscriber Poetry Competition

 

1st Prize

Audrey Molloy

 

2nd Prize

Mark Corcoran

 

3rd Prize

Daniel Johnson

 

Cover Image

 

 ‘Oileán’ (‘Island’) by Peadar Lamb