The Shadow of the Word

Tracking ghostly presences through the libraries of Bucharest.

Essay 10th November 2015

On First Drafts…

Essay Issue 12, Volume 2: Spring 2009

My Secret War

Fiction Issue 7, Volume 2: Summer 2007

A Very Unsettled Summer

Fiction Issue 4, Volume 2: Summer 2006

The Beast

Fiction Issue 18, Volume 1: Summer 2004

As I Sink Down

Fiction Issue 15, Volume One: Summer 2003

Broken Teeth

Fiction Issue 12, Volume 1: Spring/Summer 2002

The Bridge

Poetry Issue 11, Volume 1: Winter 2001-02

Honey

Fiction Issue 8, Volume 1: Autumn/Winter 2000

Philip Ó Ceallaigh

Philip Ó Ceallaigh has published two collections of stories: Notes from a Turkish Whorehouse (2006), which won the Glen Dimplex New Writers Award for fiction, and The Pleasant Light of Day (2009). Both books were shortlisted for the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award. Philip won the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature in 2006. He edited the anthology, Sharp Sticks, Driven Nails, for the Stinging Fly Press in 2010. He lives in Bucharest.