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Ronnie Moore – Paints from her studio

Ronnie Moore paints from her studio overlooking the Killarney Lakes.  Her watercolours lovingly depict the idyllic rural landscape. ‘I work with a limited palette, usually of about five colours, mindful that the water is the main artist – cascading colours … Continue reading

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Gordon Ferris – Crossroad

Gordon Ferris is a Dublin writer living in Ballyshannon, Co 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, … Continue reading

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Stuart Flynn – Antarctic Yellow, Australian Antarctic Territory

Stuart Flynn was born in Australia of Irish origin and now lives in Dublin. His first poetry pamphlet was published in 2001 by the British literary journal Acumen and he has published various others, as well as many poems, translations … Continue reading

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Alec Solomita – The Empty Chamber

Alec Solomita’s fiction has appeared in the Southwest Review, The Mississippi Review, Southword Journal, and The Drum (audio), among other publications. He was shortlisted by the Bridport Prize and Southword Journal and named a finalist by the Noctua Review. His … Continue reading

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Burhanedin Xhemaili – Three Poems

Burhanedin Xhemaili was born in Kumanovo (North Macedonia). He has attended university studies in the Albanian language and literature in Skopie which culminated with a post-university qualification. Currently, he is working as an advisor in the Ministry of Communities and … Continue reading

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Doreen Duffy – ‘Is today Tuesday’   

Doreen Duffy studied creative writing and poetry at Oxford online, UCD & NUIM. Published internationally, she won The Jonathan Swift Award and was presented with The Deirdre Purcell Cup at Maria Edgeworth Literary Festival. Shortlisted in Francis MacManus Competition 2017, … Continue reading

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James Mulhern – Chrysler

James Mulhern’s writing has appeared or is forthcoming in over one hundred literary journals and anthologies. In 2013, he was a Finalist for the Tuscany Prize in Catholic Fiction. In 2015, Mr. Mulhern was awarded a fully paid writing fellowship … Continue reading

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Grace Sampson – Four Poems

Grace Sampson, born in April of 1999, is a young yet daring writer. Irish, but seeking constantly for what lies outside of the Isle, expresses an interconnectedness of life, nature, and the self within her work.  Having split her time … Continue reading

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Mary Beth Hines – Two Poems

Mary Beth Hines is a writer following a long career as a project manager. A Massachusetts native, and active participant in Boston-area workshops, her poetry has recently been published, or is forthcoming, in journals such as Crab Orchard Review, Gyroscope Review, … Continue reading

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Alec Solomita – Undeterred

Alec Solomita’s fiction has appeared in the Southwest Review, The Mississippi Review, Southword Journal, and The Drum (audio), among other publications. He was shortlisted by the Bridport Prize and Southword Journal and named a finalist by the Noctua Review. His … Continue reading

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Damien Carroll – Damien Carroll

Damien Carroll is a child of Dublin. As he was born in February his horoscope suggests that he is honest and known for being one of a kind. That line says everything about Damien, never believe in your horoscope. Damien … Continue reading

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Fiona McPhillips – Grief

Fiona McPhillips is a journalist and author of two non-fiction books. Her work has appeared in Litro magazine, Brilliant Flash Fiction magazine, the Irish Times, the Irish Independent, the Huffington Post and other publications. She is currently studying for an … Continue reading

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