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Lost Tribe of the Wicklow Mountains

This is very much a book I’m looking forward to seeing fully-bound and ‘in the flesh':

Over the past ten years Dave Lordan has emerged as a vital – in both senses of the word – presence in this country’s literary culture.

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Poems Featured on Poethead

I’ve a number of poems from Liffey Swim featured on Christine Murray’s  Poethead blog today, and I’m delighted to also be featured on her index of Irish women poets. 52 more words

Fertility poem

By Dave Lordan //

For Tina Pisco

Daa…aad, whaaaat… does… thaaaat… saaaaay, drawls Rosa,
trying out drawling today, after tweenie micro-stars
on Nickolodeon. She’s pointing at graffiti… 537 more words


Bees and The Authorities by Dave Lordan

Solinus, on the authority of Camden,
incontrovertibly declares that there are no bees in Ireland.
Keating impugns both Camden and Solinus
stating Such is the quantity of bees, 463 more words
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