These Are Our Lives
Issue 4/Volume 2

Summer 2006


  • Pages: 203
  • ISBN: 0-9550152-2-7
  • Published: Jun 2006


 Special Issue: These Are Our Lives

Stories Edited by Declan Meade. First published in July 2006 as a special issue in book form of The Stinging Fly (Issue 4 Volume Two). Reprinted in September 2008.

These are our lives. I can’t get over it. – Maeve Brennan in a note to her New Yorker editor and colleague, William Maxwell.

Stories by:
David Albahari, Kevin Barry, Maria Behan, Jennifer Brady, David Butler, Maile Chapman, Ronan Doyle, Antonia Hart, Claire Keegan, David Lewis, Toby Litt, Roisin McDermott, Martin Malone, Kathleen Murray, Nuala Ní Chonchúir, Philip Ó Ceallaigh, Mary O’Donoghue, Aiden O’Reilly, Colin O’Sullivan, Kevin Power, Mick Rainsford and John Saul.