Clouds of Albion, for Max

‘Words slip on each other, he had thought. We get out from under what we know, we fail to get out from what we think. We never discover what thinking is.’

Fiction 15th November 2023

All Made Through Imperfection

A new short story from the author of 'Darker With the Lights On'.

Fiction 6th October 2020

Leckerdam of the Golden Hand

Fiction Issue 34, Volume 2: Summer 2016


Fiction Issue 23, Volume 2: Winter 2012


Fiction Issue 15, Volume 2: Spring 2010

David Hayden

David Hayden was born in Ireland and lives in England. His writing has appeared in The Stinging Fly, Granta online, Zoetrope All-Story, The Dublin Review, AGNI, The Georgia Review and A Public Space, in the Faber New Irish Writing anthology, ‘Being Various’, edited by Lucy Caldwell, in ‘The Art of the Glimpse: 100 Irish Short Stories’, edited by Sinéad Gleeson, and on BBC and RTÉ radio. His first book, ‘Darker With the Lights On’, is published by Transit Books and Carcanet Press.