Short Stories

Stories in Anthologies

  • 2016

    Here I Stand: Amnesty International

    Featuring Harvester Road

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  • 2015

    Magic! Edited by Siobhan Parkinson

    Featuring Eleanor

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  • Penny Dreadful

    2015

    Penny Dreadful
    Issue 5

    Featuring Beneath The Earth

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  • The Moth

    2014

    The Moth Magazine
    Winter 2014/2015 Issue

    Featuring Empire Tour

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  • Brockets

    2014

    The Brockets Get A Dog (E-Book)
    Available as an exclusive e-book

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  • Beyond the stars

    2014

    Beyond The Stars (HarperCollins)
    Edited by Sarah Webb

    Featuring The Brockets Get A Dog

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  • Lines

    2014

    Lines of Vision (Thames & Hudson)
    Edited by Janet McLean

    Featuring The Poachers

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  • 2014

    The Great War: Stories Inspired By The First World War (Walker Books)

    Featuring The Country You Called Home

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  • 2014

    Dubliners 100 (Tramp Press)

    Featuring Araby

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  • 2013

    The Little Book of Christmas Memories (Liberties Press)

    Featuring Santa In Need Of A Drink

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  • 2013

    The Book Of Men (Picador)
    Edited by Colum McCann

    Featuring How To Be A Man

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  • 2012

    Silver Threads Of Hope (New Island)
    Edited by Sinead Gleeson

    Featuring Like Charlie

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  • 2011

    The Trib (Y Books)
    Edited by Noirin Hegarty

    Featuring Gazebo, Oil, Friends, Memory

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  • 2009

    From The Republic of Conscience (Liberties Press)
    Edited by Roddy Doyle

    Featuring The Round Hall

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  • 2009

    The Grist Anthology of New Writing (Grist)
    Edited by Michael Stewart

    Featuring The End of the Pier

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  • 2005

    Wake (EggBox)
    Edited by Nathan Hamilton

    Featuring American Farm ‘44

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  • 2005

    Harlequinned (UEA Press)

    Featuring The Only World I Know

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  • 2005

    Expo (UEA Press)

    Featuring Why Don’t Kids Neck Anymore?

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  • 1993

    Cobweb (Maynooth)

    Featuring Reaching An Understanding

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Stories in Newspapers & Magazines

  • 2016

    Nothing To Declare

    The Irish Times

  • 2015

    The Vespa

    Published in Books Ireland (Mar/Apr)

  • 2014

    The Brockets Get A Dog

    Exclusive e-book – buy here

  • 2014

    You May Not Leave

    Published in Image Magazine (September)

  • 2013

    Rest Day

    Published in The Irish Times, Dec 21

  • 2013

    Dia de Folga

    Published as an e-book Brazil Companhia das Letras

  • 2012

    Santa In Need Of A Drink

    Published in The Irish Times, Dec 21

  • 2012

    Death In The Clouds

    Published in The Irish Independent, November

  • 2011

    The Entertainments Jar

    Published in The Irish Independent

  • 2010

    El Afrodisaco

    Published in Publico (Spain)

  • 2009

    A Dead Thing

    Published in The Irish Times

  • 2008

    The Round Hall

    Published in The Irish Times

  • 2007

    The Decades

    Published in The Irish Times

  • 2006

    We All Get Hurt By Love

    Published in Image Magazine

  • 2006

    Oil

    Published in The Irish Times

  • 2005

    A Decent Haircut

    Published in Image Magazine

  • 1997

    Donations

    Published in Books Ireland

  • 1995

    You Think You Need Someone

    Published in Concrete

  • 1992

    The Entertainments Jar

    Published in The Sunday Tribune

Published weekly in The Sunday Tribune during 2007

All 50 short stories are available as an exclusive e-book on Amazon.

  • Double
  • Can’t
  • Memory
  • Santa
  • Snow
  • Gazebo
  • Family
  • Paradise
  • Roses
  • Wedding
  • Friends
  • Whistling
  • Reminds
  • Barbecue
  • Looks
  • Fame
  • Revelations
  • Slap
  • Boniface
  • Fidelity
  • 8 1/2
  • Anaesthetic
  • Housing
  • Driving
  • Scrap
  • Forgiveness
  • Auto-Pilot
  • Terror
  • Tony
  • Settling
  • Bail
  • Missing
  • Jasmine
  • University
  • Camera
  • Surnames
  • Dissolution
  • Bull
  • Sydney
  • Divorce
  • Cheat
  • Hot
  • Tube
  • Dog
  • Oil
  • Beach
  • Jack
  • Finale

I produced a short film based on my short story ‘American Farm 44’ (published in WAKE). The film is called THE TELEGRAM MAN. To watch it, just click here!

 

All broadcast on RTE ‘Storylane’

2006: My Three Ladies [ BBC Radio 4 ]

2006: International Service [ Sunday Miscellany, RTE ]

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