Another of Lillie McFerrin’s Five Sentence Fictions I missed. This is called home, and what d’ya know, apparently I consider Galway home…
Ain’t it pretty? (Barnacles Hostels via Flickr) The Daily Shift’s Roisin Peddle gives soccer legend Gary Neville some tips for a great trip to Galway. It has been an incredible year for the city of the Tribes, and after a…
The Daily Shift‘s Roisin Peddle reviews The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart, which finishes its hit run at the Galway Arts Festival tonight… Hell, it turns out, is not fire or brimstone, but rather a small B&B on the outskirts…
Fionnula Flanagan charmed those attending her talk in the John Huston School of Film and Digital Media on Monday February 13. The diminutive actress was fresh from her success at that weekend’s IFTA awards where she had been honoured with … Continue reading
Last night Occupy Galway, the last Occupy camp left in Ireland, was dismantled by up to 50 gardai, helped by council workers.
The last Occupy camp standing in Ireland was dismantled last night in a dawn raid by Gardai and council workers. The Occupy Galway camp, which had been in place for seven months, was cleared at approx. 4.30am by up to … Continue reading
Ireland will be battered again tonight by strong winds as clean-up operations take place across the country. The storms, meanwhile, have claimed an august victim in Connemara.
Another class assignment, written on February 29 2012. The camp lasted until May this year.
This article appeared in Sin on November 7 2011. The wolf is one of my favourite animals.
A great Irish writer who had since released another short story collection, Dark Lies The Island. This article appeared in Sin on October 25 2011. “James Joyce rewritten by the Rubberbandits” is how one blogger described Kevin Barry’s latest novel, City of Bohane. … Continue reading