Goldsmith Poetry Competition Results 2021

Goldsmith Festival Poetry Competition 2021 Results

in association with Nally Bros., Ballymahon

Adjudicator: Mr. Noel Monahan

2021 Goldsmith International Poetry Competition

Kindly sponsored by Nally Bros, Circle K & Main Hyundai Dealer Ballymahon


1ST. PRIZE  €500

Paul Nash        La Haute Borne

                                    Delemont, Switzerland. Ca. 1925.

2nd. PRIZE  €200

Ger Duffy       My Father’s Hands

3RD. PRIZE  €100

Peggy McCarthy         Incantation

“All poetry, as discriminated from the various paradigms of prosody, is prayer” – Samuel Beckett


Denise O’Hagan         Mother and Child

                                    Flesh and blood, 158.5 x 35cm, 1997, artist unknown

Sighle Meehan            Prayer             after G M Hopkins

Dr. RT Bodsworth      Daily Mass on Inis Méan

Daniel Moreschi         The Great Serengeti Migration

Helen Fallon               Boat People   Syria 2015.

Shane Healy                Tears

Oscar Nugent              Modes of Method Acting.