Category Archives: Poetry

Mary Deely – Two Poems

Mary Deely is a graduate of the MA (Writing) in NUI Galway 2018. Recent published work includes An Ocean for the Old in Ropes Journal. A short film she wrote, Stalking Colin Farrell, was broadcast on RTÉ. My Trusty Steed … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Ali Whitelock – natural born goat killer

Ali Whitelock is a Scottish poet and writer living on the south coast of Sydney. Her debut poetry collection, ‘and my heart crumples like a coke can’ was published this year by Wakefield Press, Adelaide and my memoir, ‘Poking seaweed … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Féilim James – Tow Poems

Féilim James is a writer from Dublin. His poetry and prose through both English and Irish have earned a number of awards and publications. Journals which have published Féilim’s writing include A New Ulster, Icarus, Trinity Journal of Literary Translation, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Matt Mooney – Three Poems

Matt Mooney. Born in Kilchreest, Co. Galway in 1943, he has lived in Listowel since 1966. His four collections of poems are: Droving(2003), Falling Apples (2010), Earth to Earth (2015) and The Singing Woods (2017). Some of his poems have been included in: The Galway Review,Feasta, First Cut, West 47, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | 1 Comment

GERRY MC DONNELL – FIVE HAIKU

GERRY MC DONNELL was born in Dublin in 1950. He has had five collections of poetry published. He has an enduring interest in Irish Jewry and in the Irish poet James Clarence Mangan (1803-1849) and has published extensively and written … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Ciarán O’Rourke – Three Poems

Ciarán O’Rourke was born in 1991 and is based in Dublin. Winner of the Lena Maguire/Cúirt New Irish Writing Award 2009, the Westport Poetry Prize 2015, and the Fish Poetry Prize 2016, Ciarán’s poetry has been widely published. His first … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Galway poet Trevor Conway will launch his second collection, Breeding Monsters, in The Crane Bar on Saturday 1 December at 6pm

Galway poet Trevor Conway will launch his second collection, Breeding Monsters, in The Crane Bar on Saturday 1 December at 6pm Galway poet Trevor Conway will launch his second collection, Breeding Monsters, in The Crane Bar on Saturday 1 December … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Benjamin Keatinge – Three Poems

Benjamin Keatinge is a Visiting Research Fellow at the School of English, Trinity College Dublin. He has edited Making Integral: Critical Essays on Richard Murphy, forthcoming from Cork University Press. From 2007 to 2016 he worked as Associate Professor of English … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

William Ruleman – Two Poems

Formerly a professor of English, William Ruleman now devotes himself to writing and painting. His most recent books include the poetry collection From Rage to Hope (White Violet Books, 2016) and his translations of Hermann Hesse’s Early Poems (Cedar Springs … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

SALMON POETRY BOOK LAUNCHES

SALMON POETRY BOOK LAUNCHES Saturday November 17, 2018 Two new poetry collections from Richard Halperin and Fred Johnston Venue: Books Upstairs, D’Olier Street, Dublin 2 Time: 6.00PM – 7.00PM

Rate this:

Posted in News, Poetry | Leave a comment

Sarë Gjergji – Three Poems

Sarë Gjergji lives in  Kosovo. He has done literature studies in the University of Pristine and got a Master’s degree from the State University of Tetovo in FYROM. Currently he is attending PhD studies in literature in the Ss. Cyril … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in News, Poetry | Leave a comment

Katie O’Sullivan – Two Poems

Katie O’Sullivan is a Creative Writing and Arts student in NUI Galway. Katie is nineteen and also lives in Galway. She has had a number of stories published in small anthologies and school publications, most recently NUI Galway’s Writer’s Society publication, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in News, Poetry | Leave a comment