- Competitions 2020
Darren’s poetry is published with Poetry Ireland Review, Irish Times, Irish Independent, Cyphers, Sixteen Magazine, Rebel Poetry, Best of Vine Leaves, The Poetry Box.
He was nominated for a Hennessy Literary Award in 2012, 2014, 2016 and he is currently nominated for the Irish Times, New Irish Writing, Poetry Award. In 2017 he was shortlisted for the Fool for Poetry Chapbook Competition and invited onto Poetry Ireland’s Introduction Series. He was writer-in-residence at Carlow College, St Patrick’s, 2019.