Claire Kilroy, Short Story Prize judge, has chosen the ten short stories for inclusion in the 2014 Fish Anthology.
Taylor Keith by David Butler
The Nod by Barry Troy
Horse Latitudes by Aongus Murtagh
A Paper Husband by Georgina Eddison
Gomorrah Shade by Michael Crossan
The Crane by Sarah Quigley
The Words by Simon Cornish
Two’d up by Ann Jolly
Venom by Oana Aristide
Whenever I Close my Eyes by James Heaney
From all of the Readers and Editors at Fish, congratulations to these ten writers, and to the many more who made the shortlist (83) and the longlist (389). There were 1,560 submissions to the Prize.
The 2014 Fish Anthology will be launched at the West Cork Literary Festival on Wed 9 July. It is an open event and all are welcome to attend. All of the writers who feature in the Anthology will be invited to read from their work.
The Prizes Are: