The Long-Winded Lady

by Maeve Brennan

I don't know whether in Ireland she is considered an Irish writer or an American. In fact, she is both, and both countries ought to be proud to claim her. — William Maxwell

Most Recent

Criticism Unlocked

Beauty in Broken Things

Graham Allen & Alvy Carragher take differing routes towards truth and beauty in two recent collections.

Essay Unlocked

Delia and Rose and The Long-Winded Lady

Maeve Brennan's essays contain all her love for the streets and the bewildered people who find themselves upon them.

Criticism Unlocked

Smashing The Mirror

William Wall introduces Dave Lordan’s new essay collection, The Word in Flames

From the Archives

🔒 Poetry


Issue 26, Volume 2: Winter 2013

🔒 Essay

Some Notions of Home

Issue 31, Volume 2: Summer 2015 (The London Issue)

🔒 Fiction

Always The Stranger

Issue 23, Volume 2: Winter 2012

🔒 Poetry

Fear Bréige

Issue 24, Volume 2: Spring 2013

🔒 Fiction


Issue 27, Volume 2: Spring 2014