Act Now: An Interview with Una Mullally

"I don’t think I’ve ever felt as motivated about anything in my life. Nothing worthwhile is ever easy, and this is a real battle."

Interview 17th May 2018

Autonomy: An Interview With Kathy D’Arcy

"If people are okay with the right to travel, then like it or not they’re okay with abortion – they just don’t want it happening here, and that’s cruel and ridiculous."


Danny Denton Reads Nicole Flattery

In this month's episode of the Stinging Fly Podcast, Danny Denton reads and discusses the surreal tragicomedy of Nicole Flattery's 'Show Them A Good Time'.

Podcast 27th February 2018

Interview with Sean O’Reilly

Ahead of the publication of his latest collection, 'Levitation', we look back at a 2003 interview with Sean O'Reilly from the magazine's archives.

Interview Issue 15, Volume One: Summer 2003

Fly Roundtable: The short story and the novel

Alan McMonagle, Billy O'Callaghan and Ethel Rohan have all published their first novels this year. Here they discuss the challenges of moving from the short story to the longer form.

Blog Post Interview 30th May 2017

Summer Fiction Workshops

Applications have now closed for our summer fiction workshops. The week-long sessions will be held in Dublin and Galway this year.

News 29th March 2017

The Stinging Fly

Submissions for the Summer 2023 issue of The Stinging Fly will open on November 15.