How To Edit Your Own Lousy Writing

Essay

24th October 2017

Learn to read your work with the eyes of a stranger and you will pass through the Valley of Failure towards the Mountain of Success.

On Non-Fiction about Housing and Homelessness

Essay

27th June 2017

How can journalists and non-fiction writers tell the stories of the people most affected by the deepening housing crisis?

Multimedia Notes on the Literature of Homelessness

Essay

12th June 2017

Tracing the wandering path of the homeless through the histories of word and song.

Delia and Rose and The Long-Winded Lady

Essay

19th January 2017

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

Short, Sharp Shocks

Essay

Issue 35, Volume 2: Winter 2016 - Fear & Fantasy

The Testimony of Elie Wiesel

Essay

8th July 2016

Remembering the great Jewish writer, and facing up to the challenge of speaking out against oppression.

Translating Colin Barrett into German

Essay

14th June 2016

How do you overcome the travails of translating the Mayo dialect into German?