Category Archives: Non-Fiction

Matt Mooney’s Review of Love on the Isle of Dogs by Jude Cowan Montague

Jude Cowan Montague is an artist, poet, musician. Born in Manchester, she has lived mostly in London. At the age of 21 she went to Sumatra and learned to sing saluang songs and has been an alternative musician all her … Continue reading

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Maiwand Banayee – “This Too Shall Pass”

Maiwand Banayee came to Ireland from Afghanistan in 2004. He spent over three years in direct provision and learned English while living in Ireland.  After receiving permission to stay here, he attended IT Carlow, graduating with a degree in Physical … Continue reading

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Robert Mitchell – In the Gorilla Suit

Robert Mitchell is a working, published musician, film editor, and songwriter, living in NYC. Due to the pandemic, Mitchell has redirected his storytelling focus towards short-form fiction. Robert’s stories have recently been published in: Rejected Manuscripts, The Literary Yard, and … Continue reading

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Elaine Lennon – Unicorn Horn

Elaine Lennon is a film historian. She is the author of ChinaTowne: The Screenplays of Robert Towne and is widely published in international film journals. She has a background in television production and film financing and was a lecturer for … Continue reading

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Aisling Watters – Smash

Aisling Watters lives in Wexford and works in adult education. She has a BA in English, Sociology and Politics from NUI Galway and an MA in Modern and Contemporary Literature from UCD. She has previously been published in UCD’s literary … Continue reading

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Katacha Díaz  – Eyes Closed, She Sang to America

Katacha Díaz is a Peruvian American writer. Her prose and poetry has been internationally published in literary journals, print and online magazines, and anthologies. She lives and writes up in her perch in a quaint little historic town at the … Continue reading

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Katacha Díaz – Dare to Dream

Katacha Díaz is a Peruvian American writer.  Her prose and poetry have been internationally published in literary journals, print and online magazines, and anthologies. She lives and writes up in her perch in a quaint little historic town at the mouth … Continue reading

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Artists of Galway

Artists of Galway – The project aims to be a hub and portal for Galway’s artists, cartoonists, photographers and sketchers.  It aspires to “flushing out” hidden artistic talent and promote this work on a worldwide stage via the Internet The … 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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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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An Appeal

As my Uncle from Mullingar used to say The Galway Review has been coming to you since November 2012 “for free, gratis and for nottin”. No contributor or reader has ever been charged for the worldwide service that The Galway … Continue reading

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