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Published Short Stories

We Should Be Beyond This - the award winnning, surreal story about the impact of austerity. Read online at Southword 25 [Munster Literature Centre, Cork]

The Hand Of God - another bad experience at the hands of Ireland's "Christian" Brothers. On YouTube.

Lake Disappointment - Published in Lake Disappointment and Other Stories. Available from Linen Hall Library [Belfast].

Capricorn - Published in The Hennessy Book of Irish Fiction. Available from New Island [Dublin].

Tear Duct Capacity - Published in Irish Writers Against War. Available from O'Brien Press [Dublin].

All Published Fiction

Michael McLaverty Short Story Award (2016) – Winner

Carousel Award Prize (2016)/ Short Story Anthology - Winner

Seán Ó Faoláin Prize (2013) - Runner-up

Hennessy Literary Awards (2011) – Shortlist

Over The Edge New Writer Of The Year (2010) - Shortlist

Highlands and Islands Short Story Award (2010) - Third

Guildford Book Festival Award (2010) – Shortlist

Michael McLaverty Short Story Award (2010) – Shortlist

Davy Byrne/ Irish Times Short Story Awards (2009) - Longlist

Ian St James International Short Story Award (1998) – Second

Kilkenny Arts Festival Prize (2000) – Second

Tipperary Short Story Award (1998) – First

Mentioned In Dispatches ...

The Cúirt Journal, 4 (Galway); Flaming Arrows, 5 (Sligo); The Stinging Fly, 5 (Dublin); The Cúirt Journal, 7 (Galway); Burning Bush, 3 (Galway); Southword, 2-2 (Cork); Burning Bush, 5 (Galway); Hieroglyphics 1 (Cork); Cork Lit. Review, 11 (Cork);  Lib Lit (NYC, USA); Sunday Tribune (Dublin); Duality 3 (Edinburg, Scotland); Train In The Night (Guildford, UK); Cork Review XVI (Cork); Southwords 20 (Cork); Do You Like Oranges? (Smashwords); Penduline 9 (Seattle, USA); Southwords 25 (Cork);  Pulse Fiction (London, UK);  Snapshots (London, UK); Sense Of Cork (Cork); An Gob Saor (Cork); Irish Writers Against War (Dublin);HISSAC Islands Anthology (Scotland); The Hennessy Book of Irish Fiction 2005-15 (Dublin). Meniscus Vol 4 Edition 1 (Australia); Lake Disappointment and Other Stories (Linen Hall Library, Belfast).

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