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Rochford Street Review · 1w ago

Contemporary Irish Poetry Featured Writer: John Murphy

Five Poems Contemporary Irish Poetry Index   John Murphy’s debut collection, The Book of Water, was published in 2012 by Salmon Poetry. The Language Hospital, his multiple prize winning seco...
Rochford Street Review · 1w ago

John Murphy: Five Poems

Biographical Note Contemporary Irish Poetry Index The Nod For Living Things Are Revived By Food, And Clocks, …………By Lapse Of Time, Become Slower, Never Faster. As If She Were Close Threnody ...
Rochford Street Review · 1w ago

Teasing Threads – on housework music

Chris Palazzolo offers some thoughts on remunerated housework. The Family Tax Benefit is an example of how neo-liberal theory which underpins the fiscal and monetary policy settings of the A...
Rochford Street Review · 1W ago

A Wonderful Variety of Tone and Theme: Melinda Smith launches ‘The Loyalty of Chickens’ by Jenny Blackford

The Loyalty of Chickens by Jenny Blackford, Pitt Street Poetry 2017, was launched by Melinda Smith at the Press Book House on 8 April as part of the 2017 Newcastle Writers Festival Welcome e...
Rochford Street Review · 1W ago

Filíocht Chomhaimseartha na Gaeilge: Doireann Ní Ghríofa

Contemporary Irish Poetry Featured Writer: Doireann Ní Ghríofa Poems Contemporary Irish Poetry Index is a bilingual writer working both in Irish and English. Among her awards are the Rooney ...
Rochford Street Review · 1W ago

Doireann Ní Ghríofa Filíocht

Doireann Ní Ghríofa Poetry Biographical Note Contemporary Irish Poetry Index marginalia (foraois nach féidir) marginalia (an impossible forest)  . marginalia (foraois nach féidir) ní fheicea...
Rochford Street Review · 1W ago

A Question at the Shoreline: Noel Duffy launches ‘All the Barbaric Glass’ by David Butler

All the Barbaric Glass by David Butler, Doire Press, was launched by Noel Duffy at the Irish Writers’ Centre, Dublin, on 23rd March 2017 The opening lines of the first poem, ‘Breaking’, of D...
Rochford Street Review · 2W ago

Shock Treatment: Simon Patton reviews ‘Year of the Wasp’ by Joel Deane

Year of the Wasp by Joel Deane, Hunter Publishers, 2016 In 2012, Joel Deane suffered a huge shock to the system that could have ended his life. In Year of the Wasp, he tries to come to terms...
Rochford Street Review · 2W ago

Contemporary Irish Poetry Featured Writer: David Butler

David Butler Five poems Contemporary Irish Poetry Index   Author’s page: https://davidbutlerauthor.wordpress.com/ Books: All the Barbaric Glass available from: http://www.doirepress.com/writ...
Rochford Street Review · 2W ago

David Butler – Five Poems

Biographical Note Contemporary Irish Poetry Index Swallows Shaving Mirror Glassblower Depredation Exodus  . Swallows Scythe-wings slide from the low vaults, calling, Fall through the line of...