The Saolta Arts Annual Poetry Competition is open until February 21, 2020.

The poetry competition is run in conjunction with the Poems For Patience series as part of Cúirt International Festival of Literature.

Submit poems of up to 32 lines. Judge: Kevin Higgins

The winning poem will be published and displayed in University Hospital Galway as part of the 2020 Poems For Patience series. The winner will also be invited to read at the launch of the 2020 Poems For Patience at Cúirt International Festival and will be given a copy of their poem printed and framed as a Poem for Patience poster. The winner will also be asked to submit six poems for consideration to be a Featured Reader at the Over The Edge: Open Reading series in Galway City Library.

Entry Fee: €10 for one poem. If you enter two or more poems the entry fee is €7.50 per poem.

More here.