Issue 22 of the Southword Literary Journal of the Munster Literature Centre is now online. I am adding one of my published poems from Southword 22, a contents page from the journal, and a link to the Munster Literature Centre’s homepage. Please do visit the poetry, review and essay pages, as well as the other three poems on my page.
Issue 22 of Southword, the editors and contributors
Poetry written by , Jeffrey Alfier, Fióna Bolger, Tomas De Faoite, Kevin Graham, Richard Halperin, Brian Kirk, John Liddy, Mary Madec, Afric McGlinchey, David Mohan, Paddy Moran, Sue Morgan, Christine Murray, Paul Ó Cólmain, Caitríona O’Reilly, John W. Sexton, Michael Sheehan, Knute Skinner, Fiona Smith, Gerard Smyth, Matthew Sweeney, and Ken Taylor.
Short Stories are by , Lane Ashfeldt, Armel Dagorn, Seán Kenny, Kieran Marsh, Danielle McLaughlin, and Nuala Ní Chonchúir.
Filiocht : Colm Breathnach, Clíodhna Cussen, Biddy Jenkinson, Dairena Ní Chinnéide, agus Séamus Barra Ó Súilleabháin
Prós : Mícheál Ó Ruairc
Léirmheastóireacht : Eilís Ní Dhúill agus Muiris Ó Meara
Contributors are ,Sara Baume, Philip Coleman, Dave Lordan, Jennifer Matthews, Thomas McCarthy, Eugene O’Connell
“It had not once occurred to her to ask (who) ?
High-wordedness has stymied her sense of longing
As if , as if the jewels caught up in the blades of grass
She peeked at herself in walking again and again
those hollowed-out things of indigo and amber,
© C. Murray , all rights reserved.