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Southword Online Issue 17

Dec 2009 / Jan 2010

 

Editorial

Poetry

Short Stories

Photography

Reviews & Criticism

From the Archives

Submission Guidelines

 

Poetry

(Editor- James Harpur)

Boland, Gerry- Winding Down

Boyce, Niamh- Sleep Talking

Corish, Monica- Surrogate Granny

Deane, John F.- An Eldering Congregation

Delanty, Greg- Disarming

Dorgan, Theo- Running with the Immortals

Espada, Martín- Three Poems

Goulding, Peter- Mick

Huguelet, Cate- Hiking

Ivanauskaitė, Jurga (translated by Paul Perry)- On the Plane

McCarrick, Jaki- Still Life of Dandelions in Fruit

McFadden, Hugh- David's Farewell

McKeown, John- The Fossil Record

Makris, Christodoulos- Dubious Words

Mitchell, Geraldine- Funeral

Mort, Valzhyna- Two Poems

Murphy, Gerry- Epigram for a Windy Night

Muslim, Kristine Ong- Songs of Dead Objects Content in their Husks

O'Callaghan, Conor- Mid to Upper Seventies

O'Connell, Cliona- Fear of the Spread-sheet

O'Malley, Mary- Recession Eve

Ramsell, Billy- Half Time

Sexton, John W- Frog

Shields, Stephen- Christmas Eve, Tiaquin Bog

Slade, Jo- November Day

Smyth, Gerard- The Unease of Clouds

Walsh, John- Big Blue Towel

Woods, Joseph- Tree-hugging

 

Short Stories

(Editor- Philip Ó Ceallaigh)

Barnard, Elaine- Snow

Beattie, Alexa- Cold Cut (Seán Ó Faoláin Competition Winner)

Copperman, Michael- Harm

Fenn, Alyn- Southern Hospitality

Mohan, David- My Friend Joe (Placed second in Seán Ó Faoláin Competition)

Solomita, Alec- The Mason's Tale

Wilkinson, Sheena- Holding On

 

Photography: From the Frank O'Connor Festival 2009

(Photographer- John Minihan)

Simon Van Booy (Winner: Cork City-Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award)

Petina Gappah

Charlotte Grimshaw

Wells Tower

Nuala Ní Chonchúir

ZZ Packer

Jack Harte and John Boilard

Sude, Liesl Jobson, Declan Meade

Group Photos

 

Reviews & Criticism

(Editor- Patrick Cotter)

Martín Espada Essay: I've Known Rivers

Maurice Harmon on Thomas McCarthy's The Last Geraldine Officer

Jennifer Matthews on Martina Evans's Facing the Public

Jennifer Matthews on Aidan Hayes's Two Halves

Jennifer Matthews on Dave Lordan's The Boy in the Ring

Jennifer Matthews on Patrick Moran's Green

Jennifer Matthews on Nuala Ní Chonchúir's Nude

Jennifer Matthews on Enda Wyley's To Wake To This

Val Nolan on Matthew Geden's Swimming to Albania

Val Nolan on Mícheál Fanning's Echoes and Shadows

Val Nolan on Augustus Young: Three new publications

Billy Ramsell on Paul Durcan's Life is a Dream

 

From the Archives

About 'From the Archives'

Lasdun, James- The Half Sister

 

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