Writers, whether new or established, are invited to submit a story on the theme This Means War.
** Personally I find this a difficult theme to write to.
The story, which should be between 1,500 and 2,800 words must be an original work and never previously published.
The competition will be judged by the distinguished authors Aifric Campbell, Eilis Ni Dhuibhne and Donal Ryan.
Prize: The winner will be published in The Irish Times and the winning author will recieve €400 and an original artwork by Brendon Deasy.
Entries will be accepted in digital form and through e-mail only at email@example.com.
Hard copies will not be considered.
Deadline: midnight on August 8th.
Free to enter