Ian Kelleher has self-published a book of poems called A Suicidal Star (2009).

Some of his poems were previously published in The Galway Review.

He lives in Crosshaven, Co. Cork, and has a degree in Music from UCC.


The sky is like whiskey 
When the sun sinks low 
Your body is a worm
Which softly glows.
When your glass is empty 
Fill it with gold, 
Still you feel like a bottle
Which is always being poured.