My interview with Ruth Danon published in The Cortland Review

I'm delighted to have my interview with American poet Ruth Danon published in Issue 83 of the wonderful The Cortland Review.   Thank you to Christian Gullette for accepting our interview for publication. Issue 83 has the most fantastic artwork on its cover (German Garden (Weather Report) 2019, oil on canvas by Wayne Koestenbaum), and features a myriad of … Continue reading My interview with Ruth Danon published in The Cortland Review

Writers Chat 18: Wade Stevenson on “Songs of the Sun Amor” (BlazeVox: New York, 2019)

Wade, You are very welcome to my WRITERS CHAT series. Congratulations on your latest publication, a poetry collection Songs of the Sun Amor (Blaze Vox Books: New York, 2019). Songs of the Sun Amor can be purchased directly from BlazeVox.  SG: Your work has previously been described by critics as ‘emotionally satisfying’ and ‘profound’.  I found myself … Continue reading Writers Chat 18: Wade Stevenson on “Songs of the Sun Amor” (BlazeVox: New York, 2019)

The book creates meaning, the meaning creates life….My Pile of Reading

  The book creates meaning, the meaning creates life (Roland Barthes, The Pleasure of the Text) It is often difficult for me to get to events and launches so reading and chatting is how I try to stay connected to the literary scene. I've recently chatted to Nessa O'Mahony about her debut novel The Branchman and Nuala O'Connor … Continue reading The book creates meaning, the meaning creates life….My Pile of Reading