20 June, 2011
2011 WOW! Award
Bird Boy by Kate
Alethiometr by Eleanor
New World by Kevin
eighteen by Annemarie Neary, (London)
Earthworms by Danielle
Moment of Clarity by Gerry Boland, (Roscommon)
The 2011 WOW! Awards
For details of the 2012 Awards see below.
of the 2012 WOW! Awards
WOW! is an anthology of the
best entries for the WOW! Award.
three levels of WOW! Award –
WOW! 1 Award
WOW! 2 Award WOW!3
The WOW! Awards are for both poetry and fiction.
The third edition of WOW! will appear in the spring
of 2012 and
will feature the three WOW! Award Winners in both categories plus 7 runners-up.
could be in it!
The closing date for entries for a WOW! Award is October
number of lines 50
Fiction: maximum number
of words 3000
Entries by email as a MS Word attachment to email@example.com
Or by post to:
Six San Antonio Park, Salthill, Galway, Ireland.
the closing date is October 1st
Poetry: €5 per poem Two Poems €8. Three
Fiction €10 per story Two Stories €16. Three Stories €20
For email entries make
payment by Paypal here.
You may enter any number of poems or stories and pay
in your own currency.
and address on your entry should be the same as you use on Paypal.
For postal entries make cheques
payable to Wordsonthestreet and post your entry to the above address
The WOW! Awards are particularly attractive to those
who have a short publishing record and to the emergent writer seeking a more
open publishing opportunity.
There are three awards
in each category plus 7 runners-up in each category. All will be published
in the print issue of WOW!
Entries will be judged
anonymously. Your name should not appear on the entry but include full
contact details on a separate sheet.
Kevin Graham, Eleanor Hooker, Annemarie Neary, Danielle McLaughlin with Galway
City Arts Officer, James Harrold.
Short-list of the WOW! Awards 2011.