Sports essay

‘Possession’ published in The Winter Papers

I’m delighted that my sports essay ‘Possession’ was published in the 2021 version of The Winter Papers. The Winter Papers is one of the highlights of the year in the world of Irish literature and it’s wonderful to be part of it. Thanks to Kevin Barry and Olivia Smith for this great honour. The Winter Papers is now on sale in all good bookshops or here.

Essay published in The Winter Papers

I’m delighted that my sports essay ‘Possession’ was published in the 2021 version of The Winter Papers. The Winter Papers is one of the highlights of the year in the world of Irish literature and it’s wonderful to be part of it. Thanks to Kevin Barry and Olivia Smith for this great honour. The Winter Papers is now on sale in all good bookshops or here.

Cork’s Holly Bough, 2019

My essay ‘Five Moments in Sport’ was published in the 2019 issue of The Holly Bough. This sports essay is mostly about my father and why I write. The Holly Bough is Cork’s foremost Christmas publication, since 1897, with over 250,000 readers worldwide. Click here to subscribe.

Five Moments in Sport

My essay ‘Five Moments in Sport’ was published by The Stinging Fly magazine. Writing in the issue by David Means, Anne Carson, Doireann Ní Ghríofa, Ian Maleney, Martina Evans, John Kelly and many other wonderful writers. Purchase options here: https://stingingfly.org/product/summer-2019/ Read the essay online here.

Five Moments in Sport Published by The Stinging Fly

My essay ‘Five Moments in Sport’ was published by The Stinging Fly magazine in its Summer 2019 edition. Writing in the issue by David Means, Anne Carson, Doireann Ní Ghríofa, Ian Maleney, Martina Evans, John Kelly and many other wonderful writers. The magazine was edited by Danny Denton. Purchase options here: https://stingingfly.org/product/summer-2019/ Read the essay online here.