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Sunday Sentence : Brick by Frank McGuinness

Sunday Sentence: The sentence(s) that touched me this week, out of context and without commentary. Inspired by David Abrams at The Quivering Pen.   While the most adroit of writers in this genre can achieve effects of breathtaking subtlety, I’d still maintain in every successful short story you can find, among delicate shards of glass, that…

History of War - Dublin

Life and Death, a poem

Bombs fall Babies cry Lovers sigh  …Life You fat cats in your filibuster suits Standing on the hill looking down You promised me the world And I believed you Guess I should’ve read the fine print. Would’ve known in what condition it would have to be in order for you to let it go. Bombs…

Stinging Fly Issue 29 Volume 2

Sunday Sentence : An editorial by Thomas Morris

Sunday Sentence: The sentence(s) that touched me this week, out of context and without commentary. Inspired by David Abrams at The Quivering Pen. Indeed, the most thrilling moments in writing are when the author is veritably un-safe and takes a leap – in plot, character, logic, language or whatever – and reveals something (perhaps, even, our…