Issue IX Submissions Open Soon!

Our submission window for Issue IX will open from November 13th-December 30th. We are looking for short stories, flash fiction, and creative nonfiction all based on the theme of MADNESS. We especially encourage work from previously unpublished writers who feel it is their time to be heard. Sonder is all about bringing different perspectives together.Continue reading “Issue IX Submissions Open Soon!”

Adrian Duncan on his writing process and how he got started

Offering insight into various creative processes and advice towards aspiring and emerging writers, here’s a quick-fire interview with the author of Love Notes from a German Building Site, A Sabbatical in Leipzig, Midfield Dynamo, The Geometer Lobachevsky, and Little Republics: The Story of Bungalow Bliss. Adrian Duncan’s latest novel The Geometer Lobachevsky was shortlisted forContinue reading “Adrian Duncan on his writing process and how he got started”

Celebrate the launch of Issue VIII: Belong at Dublin Book Festival!

We’re coming to Dublin Book Festival baby! Join us on 11th November at 8pm in The Printworks, Dublin Castle to celebrate the launch of Issue VIII: Belonging featuring Ola Majekodunmi. Including readers from our contributors and a bit of craic agus ceol, we can’t wait to celebrate these words with you all. The Dublin BookContinue reading “Celebrate the launch of Issue VIII: Belong at Dublin Book Festival!”

Issue VIII Cover Reveal & Pre-Orders!

Pre-orders are now open for Issue VIII: Belonging featuring Ola Majekodunmi and we invite you to feast your blessed eyes on this gorgeous artwork by Jim Xi Johnson! Jim Xi Johnson is a budding Irish-Malaysian photographer based just outside Dublin. Graduating from DCU with a BA in Communication Studies, his photography has been featured inContinue reading “Issue VIII Cover Reveal & Pre-Orders!”

Announcing Issue VIII’s featured writer!

With the aim of helping previously unpublished writers on their journey, and thanks to the generous support of Arts Council Ireland, we are thrilled to announce that Issue VIII will feature one established author, who will explore the theme of Belonging and offer insights for readers and writers alike. We could not be happier toContinue reading “Announcing Issue VIII’s featured writer!”

Announcing our Issue VIII Contributors!

All writers who submitted to Issue VIII have now been notified. Do get in touch if you still haven’t heard back! We won’t lie to ye, this decision was arduous. We were honestly astounded by the quality of your submissions and, if funding allowed, we would be publishing every single one of yis. Thank youContinue reading “Announcing our Issue VIII Contributors!”

Issue VII Now Available!

That’s right, it’s publication day for Issue VII: Identity featuring Sue Rainsford! Issue VII features short stories, creative nonfiction, poetry and flash fiction. These stories centre around the theme of identity and the idea of sonder – the realisation that passersby have a mind as complex as your own. Including contributions by:

Pre-order Giveaway!

Pre-order Issue VII by March 23rd 2023 and be in with the chance to WIN a 6-month book subscription service from Marrowbone Books! Marrowbone Books’ book subscriptions offers a bit of that second-hand bookshop serendipity conveniently delivered to your door. Each month, subscribers are treated to a good second-hand paperback, hand-selected from their shelves. SelectionsContinue reading “Pre-order Giveaway!”