Thanks to everyone who entered. There were 45 excellent entries. The panel of 3 judges chose 1 overall winner and because the competition was so strong there are 5 runners up.
Overall winner: Cathy McCloskey from Phoenix Tara TM with “Thirty seconds, words spoken, heart broken”
Runners up in alphabetical order:
Michele Barad, Heart of England Spkrs with “He spoke, they listened, lives changed”
Sandra Losty, Lucan TM with “Put pen to paper, the end”
Tony McIntyre, Phoenix Tara TM with “Wife returning, need her clothes back”
Maire Ros O’Rahilly, Dun Laoghaire TM with “Marriage, inheritance, easy come, easy go”
Maura Ruddy, East Coast TM with “I always fancied wearing a wig”
Congratulations to all the above and a big thanks to all who took part. All entries will be published.