Category Archives: Poetry

Daniel Sammon – The Power of Words

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 … Continue reading

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Gordon Ferris – Two Poems

Gordon Ferris is a Dublin writer living in Ballyshannon in Co Donegal. He is a member of the Dublin Writers Forum and has had poetry and short stories published in A New Ulster, Hidden Channel and The Galway Review. Most … Continue reading

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Alec Solomita – Advice

Alec Solomita has published fiction in the Southword Journal, The Mississippi Review, Southwest Review, and Heart of Flesh, 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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Ceinwen E. Cariad Haydon – Two Poems

Ceinwen E. Cariad Haydon lives in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. She writes short stories and poetry. She has been widely published in web magazines and print anthologies. She was Highly Commended in the Blue Nib Chapbook Competition [Spring 2018], won the Hedgehog Press Poetry … Continue reading

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Kieran Egan – Two Poems

Kieran Egan lives in Vancouver, Canada. His chapbook, ‘Among the branches,’ is forthcoming from Alfred Gustav Press. He was shortlisted for the Times Literary Supplement Mick Imlah prize in 2017, and his poems have appeared or are forthcoming in the … Continue reading

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Francis O’Hare – Two Poems

Francis O’Hare was born in Newry, Co. Down, in 1970. His first full collection, Falling into an O, was published by Lagan Press, Belfast, in 2007. A further pamphlet collection was published by Lagan Press in 2009, entitled Alphaville. He published … Continue reading

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D. R. James – Five Poems

D. R. James has taught college writing, literature, and peace-making for 34 years and lives in the woods near Saugatuck, Michigan. His poems and prose have appeared in a variety of journals Including Galway Review) and anthologies, his latest of eight poetry … Continue reading

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Chuka Susan Chesney and Tobi Alfier – A collaborative poem

Chuka Susan Chesney has a BFA in Fashion Illustration from Art Center College of Design and an MAT from Occidental College. She is an artist, poet, curator, and editor. Her award-winning paintings and sculpture have been shown in galleries all over … Continue reading

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P.W. Bridgman – Bang! Bang! A Non-Apostolic Regression

P.W. Bridgman (a pen-name) writes short fiction and poetry from Vancouver, Canada. His first book of poems, entitled A Lamb, was released in September 2018 by Ekstasis Editions. It was preceded by a selection of short fiction entitled Standing at an Angle to … Continue reading

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Jac Shortland – Two Poems

Jac Shortland is a Cork woman. Her poetry has been published in a diversity of journals. She has been shortlisted for Hedgehog First Collection 2018, Red Line Festival 2018 and Fish Poetry Prize 2017, long listed for North West Words … Continue reading

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John M. Gist – A Prayer for Myrddin Wyllt

John M. Gist’s creative writing has appeared in publications such as the Dr. T.J Eckleburg Review, PIF, Superstition Review, Gravel, Wilderness House, Pithead Chapel, Prick of the Spindle, Left Curve, Academic Questions, New Mexico Magazine and many others. With an M.F.A … Continue reading

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Ger Feeney – Two Poems

Ger Feeney is a retired Garda, residing in New Ross, Co. Wexford. Originally from Waterford, Ger has been published in a number of magazines in Ireland and the UK, including, The Stinging Fly, Quantum, Tandem, Poetry Nottingham, Revival and Outburst. … Continue reading

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