Short Stories

82 Seconds

The Dart journey from Harmonstown to Killester is 82 seconds long. That's from doors closing at one stop to doors opening at the next. 82 seconds. I’ve counted. Since that night, I have counted from Harmonstown to Killester - 82 seconds. From Killester to Harmonstown - 82 seconds. Last beep to first. Once it was… Continue reading 82 Seconds

Poetry

Spit

Pierce that sentence with your teeth I'll not hear it again. Kill it in it's prime Leave the rest to rot on your tongue.   You say "it goes without saying" Listen now to that ethos Leave us dumb to your thoughts   Collect those sentiments The sticks, twigs and stones Let them hit the… Continue reading Spit