Category Archives: Fiction

Jamie Logue – O

Jamie Logue was born in Carlisle and was raised in a small village in Cumbria. He graduated from Newcastle University with a first class honours degree in English Literature and is currently studying for an MLitt in Postcolonial and World … Continue reading

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Steve Carr – Oxygen

Steve Carr, who lives in Richmond, Virginia, has had over 280 short stories published internationally in print and online magazines, literary journals and anthologies since June, 2016. Four collections of his short stories, Sand, Rain, Heat, and The Tales of Talker Knock, have been … Continue reading

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Anna Allen – Swags and Tails 

Anna Allen, born in County Wicklow, has lived in Connemara for over thirty years. Though the idea of writing nagged and haunted her, having married and started a family that grew and grew, there were too many other calls on … Continue reading

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David O’Neill – Mirror, signal, manoeuvre

David O’Neill is a writer and musician from Dublin. He won First Runner-Up in the Sunday Business Post/Penguin Ireland Short Story competition 2017. He has been published in journals such as The Incubator Journal, The Lonely Crowd, Spontaneity Magazine, The … Continue reading

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Gráinne Daly – For Whom The Bird Soars

Gráinne Daly scribbles poetry and fiction.  Her work was highly commended in the Blue Nib Poetry Chapbook Competition 2018 and shortlisted for the Gregory O’Donoghue and Anthony Cronin Poetry Prizes. She has been published in numerous publications such as Southword … Continue reading

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Steve Carr – The Man From The Heights

Steve Carr, who lives in Richmond, Va., has had over 270 short stories published internationally in print and online magazines, literary journals and anthologies since June, 2016. He has two collections of short stories, Sand and Rain, that have been published by Clarendon House … Continue reading

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Gordon Ferris – Overnight

Gordon Ferris is a Dublin writer living in Donegal for the past thirty-six years. He is a member of the Dublin Writers Forum and has had poetry and short stories published in A New Ulster, The Galway Review, and poetry … Continue reading

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Barbara McKeon – Nightstreaming

Barbara McKeon has had over forty short stories published in newspapers, magazines and broadcast on radio, and she has had 11 radio plays and 3 television dramas produced by RTE. Other broadcasts include many Sunday Miscellany contributions. She is currently … Continue reading

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Neil Donnelly – Bunratty Beauty

Neil Donnelly is author of stage plays: ‘Upstarts,’ ‘The Silver Dollar Boys’, ‘Chalk Farm Blues’, ‘The Duty Master’, .and radio plays: ‘Rotunda Blue,’ King of the Blues’, (Both BBC) ‘The Darkest Hour’, ‘The Loop’ (Both RTE). Donnelly is author of … Continue reading

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N.K. Woods – Red Flags

N.K. Woods worked in financial services for years but left the world of business and banks behind to study Creative Writing in the University of Edinburgh. She received her MSc in 2018 and has recently had her first story published … Continue reading

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Bruce Rowe – Barbarous Inefficiency

Bruce Rowe was born in the Deep South of Louisiana where folklore and myths are as plentiful as fireflies in the Bluebonnet Swamp on a midsummer’s night. He has integrated supernatural elements from those myths into his stories. He has … Continue reading

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Maria Nikolaisen – The Death of Danny McLaughlin

Maria Nikolaisen, born in Andenes, Norway in 1994, came to Ireland in 2013 to do the BA of Arts With Creative Writing at NUIG. She has always been an eager traveller, and has an eclectic work history, including kindergarten teaching, … Continue reading

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