Sonder – n. the realisation that each passerby has a life as vivid and complex as your own.

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

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Submissions Now Open!

Louder for the people in the back: SUBMISSIONS FOR ISSUE VII ARE NOW… OPEN! We are looking for short stories, flash fiction, creative nonfiction, all based on the theme of IDENTITY. As a journal specifically geared towards new voices, we especially encourage work from previously unpublished writers who feel it is their time to beContinue reading “Submissions Now Open!”

Morning Coffee 2022

Submissions are now closed. Thank you to everyone who submitted and/or donated. Your support is greatly appreciated. Anyone who submitted can expect to hear back this Autumn. 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 isContinue 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”

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