Links to work

Poems, haibun, essays

‘Lisbon’, The Ofi Press

Points‘, The Irish Times

‘First the Feathers’ and ‘Dreaming’, Doire Press website

Four poems on Poethead

‘Tuam’, Spontaneity

‘Complicit’, Poetry Ireland Review 120, ed. Vona Groarke

‘The beauty of the game, The Ofi Press Magazine

‘Mad Jack’ and ‘Buttercups’, The Ofi Press Magazine

‘Solstice’, The Ofi Press Magazine

‘The sleepless’, The Ofi Press Magazine 55, and read here on Lyric FM’s Poetry File

Extracts from Undercurrents (Alba Publishing, 2016), The Clearing

Extracts from the loneliness of the sasquatch read on Lyric FM’s Poetry File

‘A Ghazal of Exodus’, The Stinging Fly 36.2

Poem videos of ‘Points’, ‘Cockle Picking’, and ‘The Ballad of Mary Ann Cadden’, Vimeo

Cockle Picking’, Backstory Journal

Cutlery, the importance of‘, Other Terrain Journal

‘Hoppers and Daddies’, Contemporary Haibun Online, republished in The Haibun Journal 1.1

‘So Long’, Contemporary Haibun Online, later published in First the Feathers

Striking Out‘, Haibun Today

Fur in the Game‘, Haibun Today

Bad Weather Days‘ (memoir), Numéro Cinq

Trout’ (essay), The Clearing

Imaginative Linkage: Haibun in Ireland‘, Wales Haiku Journal


How to Do Nothing by Jenny Odell, Dublin Review of Books

Surfacing by Kathleen Jamie, The Irish Times

Don’t Touch My Hair by Emma Dabiri, Dublin Review of Books

Elsewhere by Rosita Boland, Dublin Review of Books

Northern Lights by Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill, Dublin Review of Books

Our Killer City by Rita Ann Higgins, Dublin Review of Books

Rochelle Potkar’s Paper Asylum: Prose Poems, Haibun Today