Submissions for Stony Thursday
The imaginatively named poetry magazine based in Limerick is looking for submissions.
The Stony Thursday Book is one of the longest-running literary journals in Ireland and celebrates its 38th Anniversary Edition in 2013.
This year’s editor is Kerry based poet Paddy Bushe.
Submissions are being sought in both English and Irish.
How to Submit:
Send no more than 6 poems.
When submitting poems, write your name and address on each page.
Send poems to:
The Arts Office, Limerick City Council, City Hall, Merchant’s Quay, Limerick
Or by email:
Please mark your envelope: The Stony Thursday Book
Deadline: Friday 16th August 2013.
*CUISLE, Limerick City International Poetry Festival will take place in Limerick from 18th – 20th October 2013 and is funded by The Arts Council & Limerick City Council.
KATE DEMPSEY runs writing.ie's Poetic License blog and is our poetry guru. She is a writer and a blogger living in Maynooth. She writes fiction and non-fiction as well as poetry and is widely published in Ireland and abroad, in magazines, anthologies and on the radio. She fits this around her family and a full time job, writing on the sofa, on the train and in that little coffeeshop on the corner.
Poetry can be a solitary activity and she appreciates the support she received from the online community, particularly when starting out. She is excited about continuing the dialogue with her blog here.