Category Archives: Poetry

Jack McCann – Four Poems

Jack McCann. Born in Rush, Co. Dublin, Ireland. He is a retired Plastic Surgeon living in Co. Galway in the West of Ireland and was on the European Board of Plastic Surgery. Some of his poetry is inspired by his … Continue reading

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Maire Holmes – Two Poems in Irish

Maire Holmes took part recently in WE ARE THE POETS celebrating the work of younger poets. For thirty years or more she has facilitated writing groups nationally, particularly in Galway, Connemara and on THE Islands. She has an MA in … Continue reading

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Daniel Sammon – Auschwitz

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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Susan Tepper – Rim

Susan Tepper is the author of eight published books of fiction and poetry. Her most recent book just out in June is a road novel titled “What Drives Men.” It was shortlisted at American Book Fest Best Book Awards. Other honors … Continue reading

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Alec Solomita – Hospitality

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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Coleen Jones – Three Poems

Coleen Jones is a writer & philosopher who lives and works in Cork, Ireland who strives to inhabit enviro-centric and worldcentric spaces in her work as a psychotherapist. Virus Trump’s Keeping blind red-necks happy Keeping the masses contained Feeding fox … Continue reading

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Matt Mooney – Fugitive Verses

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). Winner of The Pádraig Liath Ó Conchubhair Award 2019. (Filíocht/Poetry). Poems … Continue reading

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Kevin McManus – An Ashen Evening Sky

Kevin McManus is an award winning writer from Carrigallen in Leitrim. He has published six novels so far and will publish a short story and poetry anthology in April entitled “The stillness of Lakes” . An Ashen Evening Sky I A … Continue reading

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Alec Solomita – I Would Hope

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 poetry has … Continue reading

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Bernadette Gallagher – Ink-well

Bernadette Gallagher was born in Donegal and now lives in Cork. Her poems have been published in Irish Examiner, Boyne Berries, ROPES, Stanzas, in the US peace journal DoveTales and online at HeadStuff.org, Picaroon Poetry, Poethead, The Incubator, Live Encounters, … Continue reading

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TAK Erzinger – Conservation of Energy

TAK Erzinger is an American/Swiss poet and artist with a Colombian background. Her poetry and personal essays have been featured in Mojave He[art] Review, Cirrus Poetry Review, The Beautiful Space Journal, The Curlew, The Rising Phoenix Review, I-70 Review, The … Continue reading

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Susan Tepper – Wingless Birds

Susan Tepper is the author of eight published books of fiction and poetry. Her most recent book just out in June is a road novel titled “What Drives Men.” It was shortlisted at American Book Fest Best Book Awards. Other honors … Continue reading

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