Category Archives: Poetry

Bonnie Naradzay – Five Poems

Bonnie Naradzay studied with Eamon Grennan at a workshop in Dingle in 2006 and has returned to Ireland many times since. Recent poems are in: American Journal of Poetry, New Letters, RHINO, EPOCH, The Ekphrastic Review (http://www.ekphrastic.net/), and others. Poems … Continue reading

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Alec Solomita – The Truth About Weather

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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Marie Sheppard Nolan – Bald, Pale, Unable to Inhale

Marie Sheppard Nolan was born in Galway city and received a Bachelor of Arts from the National University of Ireland. Over the years she has written numerous poems and short stories and is currently researching her family history for a … Continue reading

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Jesse Mavro Diamond – Chetwynd Morning

Jesse Mavro Diamond ‘s poetry has been published in many journals in The U.S. Her awards include first place in Eidos magazine’s international poetry competition for “A Very Sober Story,” The Tennessee Williams Literary Festival’s “One of Ten Best Poems in … Continue reading

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Angela Washington – Five Poems

Angela Washington retired and moved to Ireland in 2014 and a couple of years later she went to her first creative writing course. After a work-life-time spent working with people with brain injury – and writing reports for them and … Continue reading

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Kevin McManus – These days will pass

Kevin McManus is a an award winning writer and poet from County Leitrim. He has published six novels so far and has anthology of his poetry and short stories entitled “The stillness of Lakes” coming out in the coming months. … Continue reading

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Daniel Sammon – COVID-19

Daniel Sammon recently graduated with a Master’s degree in Writing from NUIG. It was late in life when he discovered he had a latent talent or a hidden love of the written word. Not long after his first book was published … Continue reading

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Buy The Galway Review 8

Buy The Galway Review 8 If you’d like to buy The Galway Review 8 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 any … Continue reading

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Bill Richardson – Five Poems

Bill Richardson is Emeritus Professor in Spanish at the National University of Ireland Galway. He has published numerous books and articles on Spanish and Latin American literature, Spanish culture and society, Translation and Linguistics. He is a specialist in the … Continue reading

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Ciarán O’Rourke – Two Poems

Ciarán O’Rourke was born in 1991 and is based in Dublin. He has won the Lena Maguire/Cúirt New Irish Writing Award, the Westport Poetry Prize, and the Fish Poetry Prize. His first collection, The Buried Breath, is available from Irish … Continue reading

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Alec Solomita – Tip

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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Michael J Leach – Alternative Meanings of COVID-19

Michael J Leach is a researcher, lecturer, and poet who enjoys writing across multiple disciplines. Michael’s poems have appeared in literary journals, including Cordite and Meniscus, as well as scientific journals, including the Medical Journal of Australia and The Mathematical … Continue reading

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