The Ten Best Stories will be Published in the 2014 Fish Anthology
"Fish is an open door that is inviting writers to walk through it. It has to be encouraged, congratulated, celebrated."
Claire Kilroy is the judge.
She will select the best ten short stories for publication in the Fish Anthology 2014.
Claire Kilroy is one of Ireland's most exciting emerging writers. She is the acclaimed author of four novels - All Summer, (recipient of the 2004 Rooney Prize for Irish Literature and was short-listed for the Kerry Group Irish Fiction Award), Tenderwire (shortlisted for the Hughes & Hughes Irish Novel Award),All Names Have Been Changed andThe Devil I Know.
In 2002 she received an Arts Council Literature Award.
Closing Date: 30 November 2013.
Word limit is 5,000. There is no restriction on theme or style, and the prize is open to writers from all countries who are writing in English.
First Prize: €3,000, of which €1,000 is for travel to the launch of the Fish Anthology in July 2014 at the West Cork Literary Festival.