Fighting Words Irish Times Creative Writing Competition call for submissions

Creative Writing Competition

Fighting Words Creative Writing Supplement in the Irish Times The annual Fighting Words creative writing supplement for the Irish Times is now accepting submissions. Each year, teenagers are invited to submit their creative writing pieces for a chance to be published. Fighting Words are looking for poems (max. 2 poems per person), prose and creative writing pieces (max. 1500 words) for their supplement. The deadline for entries is 17:00 on Wednesday 22nd of December. How to Enter All pieces must by typed up and emailed to Fighting Words for consideration. All entries should be emailed to As part of your submission you should also include the following information: Your name Your age Your school Your parents/guardians name, phone number and email address The word count of your submission For more information For more information […]

Continue reading
Creative Writing

Fighting Words – Young Playwrights Online Workshops

Are you interested in learning how to write screenplays or what it is like to be a playwright? Fighting Words are running a series of online workshops on the crafting, creation and writing of plays and screenplays. Each workshop focuses on a different key aspect of writing. If you are interested in taking part, be sure to register quickly as places are limited. The online workshops will be taking place on the following dates: November 13th December 4th January 8th and 29th February 19th March 12th These workshops are completely free! For more information and to register, please visit the Fighting Words Playwright Workshop page.

Continue reading