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Competition: The Sean Ó Faoláin Short Story Prize 2018 by Writing.ie
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Competiton: The 2018 MNDA Short Story Competition by Writing.ie
Competition: Creative Future Literary Awards 2018 by Writing.ie
Richard & Judy’s Search For A Bestseller 2018 by Writing.ie
The Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award 2018 by Writing.ie
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Other recent "Tell Your Own Story" Articles
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An Underestimated Man by S.F. Irwin by S.F. Irwin
Windmills of Ireland by Mike Connolly by Mike Connolly
Fanore by Denis McClean by Denis McClean
In Praise of our Health Service by Olga Maughan by Olga Maughan