Write By The Sea 2022 Poetry Competition Winner

Write By The Sea 2022 Poetry Competition Winner

Deborah's poem 'keys to the city' has won the Write By The Sea Literary Festival 2022 Poetry Competition.

Four poems were shortlisted and 'keys to the city' was announced in first place on Saturday 3rd September.

The prize is €500, a trophy, and a free weekend ticket to the Write By The Sea Literary Festival, in beautiful Kilmore Quay in County Wexford.

The winners in all three writing categories (poetry, short story and flash fiction) will be invited to receive their prizes and read their work at a special event on the opening night of the festival, with the Chair of the Arts Council of Ireland, Professor Kevin Rafter, giving a keynote address. One of the three category winners will then be announced as the overall winner, receiving €1000.

Pictures of the event to follow!