An Irish print literary journal publishing short stories, creative nonfiction, flash fiction and poetry.

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Buy a copy of Issue IV today, packed full with poetry and prose on the theme of Glorious.


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Latest from the Blog

Morning Coffee 2022

The Morning Coffee Writing Competition was created in association with Sonder Magazine in 2020 to fundraise for the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre. The idea behind the title is that, even if the world is pretty dark at times, there are still nice bright things to get us through the day or up in the morning.Continue reading “Morning Coffee 2022”

Fundraising for Ukraine

Ukraine Crisis Appeal We have 20 copies left of Issue V. All funds raised from the sale of these remaining copies will go directly to Irish Red Cross. What’s going on? Countless lives in Ukraine are being torn apart by violence and insecurity. Displacement, trauma, and separation from loved ones, will have devastating consequences onContinue reading “Fundraising for Ukraine”

Issue VI Submissions: Odd

That’s right, baby, we’re BACK. Our next submission window is for Issue VI, open April 1st-30th. We will be accepting short stories, flash fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, and cover artwork based on the theme of ODD. This year’s theme is inspired by the winning piece of the Morning Coffee Writing Competition 2021 titled ‘A BitContinue reading “Issue VI Submissions: Odd”


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