Inkwell First Chapters Competition Winners Announced

Louise Hogan has won the Inkwell First Chapters Competition which was judged by Patricia Deevy, Editorial Director  with Penguin Ireland,and Ger Nichol of the Book Bureau.
This is the first year of the competition which is run by Vanessa O’Loughlin of Inkwell Writers Workshops.
Hogan’s entry, Now or Never was described as having, ‘lots of potential, with writing that was fresh and direct’ and both judges were, ‘keen to see
the full manuscript when it is ready.’
The runner up was, The Sea Between Us by Carole Craig, described as a, ‘crisply written with potential for a juicy historical tale with a bit of Pride and Prejudice style tension between the two main characters.’