The Blue Nib, Issue 42, July 15 2020

Seanchai

‘Postscript’ short fiction by Dorothy Simmons

Dorothy Simmons' fictional account of the death of Alain Fournier is not only a wonderful read, but a master class in constructing a short story.

Abhaile

Abhaile editor, Tracy Gaughan

Abhaile poetry editor, Tracy Gaughan, previews the poets she has chosen for this issue.

Translation Po-Int

Translation Po-Int editor, Clara Burghelea.

Translation Po-Int editor, Clara Burghelea on the talent she selected for issue 42
Poet, Ping Wang
Poet, Rose Mary Boehm

An Astráil

An Astráil editor, Denise O’Hagan

An Astráil editor, Denise O'Hagan on the poets she selected for this issue.

The Write Life

Delighting in the Detail, Clare Morris

Clare Morris on the joy of editing the Write Life column over the last 4 months and the pieces she has selected for this issue.

The Other Side Of Exhale by Jennifer Watts

In my work as a hospice volunteer I’d sat by the bedside of people dying, part of a ministry of presence for those in their last few hours of life.

North American Time

North American Time, Editorial

Felicia McCarthy on her listing of the ten poets she selected for issue 42.

The Critical Nib

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