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New Irish Independent Authors’ Collective by Amanda J Evans
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The Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award 2018 by Writing.ie
WOW! Women On Writing 2018 Flash Fiction Contest by Writing.ie
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2 Elizabeth’s Romance & Women’s Fiction Writing Contest by Writing.ie
The Bath Novel Award 2018 by Writing.ie
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Competition: Words By Water, Kinsale Literary Festival by Writing.ie
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