Ó Bhéal Five Words International Poetry Competition

Deadline: 31st Jan 15

Each Tuesday before midday, five words will be posted on the Ó Bhéal Five Words competition page. Entrants have one week to compose and submit poems that must include all five words given for that week.

At noon the following Tuesday, these words will no longer be eligible, and replaced with five new words.

The competition will run each week, until the last week of January 2015.

A prize of €500 will be awarded to one winner, and if available, invited to read at Ó Bhéal’s eighth anniversary event on Monday 13th of April, 2015

Full competition details can be found at

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