Summer 2016

Issue 34/Volume 2

128 pages
Price: €10.00
Price (Outside Ireland): €12.00


Cathy Sweeney on Samuel Beckett's First Love



Ian Maleney interviews Mike McCormack


Featured Poet

Roisin Kelly, Six poems


New Poems

Elaine Cosgrove, Filament (an excerpt)

Kevin Graham, Afterthought

Natalie Holborow, Postcard

Tess Jolly, Frog

Clare McCotter, Prayer for a Happy Death

Mary O'Malley, Two poems

Stav Poleg, Cartwheels



Marcus Mac Conghail, Ráthaíocht — translated by Sally Rooney


New Fiction

Wendy Erskine, To All Their Dues

Nicole Flattery, Show Them A Good Time

Liz Gallagher, That Is All

David Hayden, Leckerdam of the Golden Hand

Patrick O’Flaherty, In A World That Dreams of Ending

Dave Tynan, How Do You Know Them?


Fiction in translation

Víctor Balcells Matas, Salivator — translated from the Spanish by Keith Payne



Lucy Caldwell reviews The Lonely City: Adventures in the Art of Being Alone by Olivia Laing

Ailbhe Darcy reviews Inquisition Lane by Matthew Sweeney

Paul Perry reviews New and Selected Poems by Derek Mahon



Lizzy Stewart