Category Archives: Fiction

Mauk Donnabhain – Get Her!

Mauk Donnabhain was born in Lifford, County Donegal and currently lives in London.  He draws on his experiences from many years living abroad, in places as far apart as Paris, Bratislava, Samarkand, Bangkok and Moscow.  This is his first publication. … Continue reading

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Stewart Devitt – Waiting time

Stewart Devitt was born in Belfast, worked and played there and in Dublin, donning the jerseys of Instonians and Bective Rangers rugby clubs. An experienced training professional, specialising in communication and personal development, he now lives in Auckland. New Zealand … Continue reading

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M. Leland Oroquieta – The Pathologist

M. Leland Oroquieta has been a library page, draftsman, cashier, stray cat, and other things he can’t remember, while reading for a humanities course at university. He lives on a valley, near the edge of an ocean. His work has … Continue reading

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Buy The Galway Review 5

Buy The Galway Review 5 If you’d like to buy The Galway Review 5 anthology you can do it online now. The book costs €15 (including postage and packing). We will happily ship to anywhere in the world. If you will have … Continue reading

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The Guardian – Panorama by Dušan Šarotar review – a Sebaldian journey

Dušan Šarotar is a Slovenian writer, poet, screenwriter and photographer. He has published five novels (Potapljanje na dah/ Island of the Dead, 1999, Nočitev z zajtrkom/Bed and Breakfast, 2003, Biljard v Dobrayu/Billiards at the Hotel Dobray, 2007, Ostani z mano, duša moja/ Stay … Continue reading

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O. Lynne Hacklin – Aguila

 O. Lynne Hacklin is a semi-retired copywriter and technical writer. She lives near the Oregon coast where she enjoys hiking, books, and writing. Aguila By O. Lynne Hacklin “Aguila!”  I cried as I sobbed in the shower. Aguila, my sweet … Continue reading

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Serena Lawless – Don’t Run

Serena Lawless studied Advanced Creative Writing and Children’s Literature in the Open University and is currently a student of the MA in Writing in NUI Galway. She was shortlisted for the 2014 AM Heath Irish Children’s prize and is currently … Continue reading

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Mary Ann Mackey – The Texas Steakhouse

Mary Ann Mackey has lived all over the East Coast of the US. In 2016 she moved from NYC to Galway, swapping her weekends spent scribbling down stories at the central branch of the Brooklyn Public Library for the MA … Continue reading

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Trevor Murray – Adrift

Trevor Murray is a 26-year-old journalist and fiction writer currently studying his MA in Writing at NUI Galway. He is currently working on a series of short stories as well as his debut novel. His journalism work has seen him … Continue reading

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Daniel Sammon – ‘A Dinner for Me is Only Wasted’

Daniel Sammon lives in Renvyle, Co Galway. He is currently enrolled in the MA in Writing course at National University of Ireland Galway. He has written four books, including one book of poetry. In 2009 he walked from Renvyle to Dublin … Continue reading

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