Saturday, 3 December 2011

Doire Press Poetry and Fiction Chapbook Competition

Doire Press is based in County Galway.
They've just announced a new Annual International Poetry and Fiction Chapbook Competition.

Winners will each receive 75 copies of their own professionally edited and printed chapbook, published by Doire Press. Chapbooks will be perfect-bound, contain up to 40 pages, feature colour front and back covers, as well as their own isbn and barcode.

Fiction entries: one short story (4,000 words max)
Poetry: 4-6 poems (10 pages max)
Deadline: 9th January 2012

Judges:
Fiction: Alan McMonagle
Poetry: James Martyn

I've met both of these lovely lads, Sound!

Submission Guidelines:
Fee: €10 for first entry, €8 for each additional entry.

Cheques or money orders to be made payable to Doire Press.
Send entries via postal mail to: Doire Press, Aille, Inverin, County Galway, Ireland.

Entry fees can also be paid via Paypal through the Doire Press website.

Email submissions will also be accepted with an additional €1 printing fee per entry.

Entries must include cover page with full contact information and title of story or first poem.
Entrant’s name must not appear anywhere on the manuscript.

To read the full list of contest guidelines, submit via email or to pay by Paypal, please visit the website. For any questions, email.

4 comments:

Titus said...

Ooh, that sounds cool! Have you seen any of their books?

Emerging Writer said...

No, actually.

Titus said...

Ah.

Emerging Writer said...

I do know one of the poets