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  • 240 pages 
  • 24cm x 16.5cm 
  • Published in Dublin, 2020 

The Stinging Fly magazine was established in Dublin in late 1997 to seek out, publish and promote the very best new Irish and international writing. It has a particular interest in encouraging new writers, and in promoting the short story form.


In this issue:


  • A series of short essays on the topic of body, K-Pop, inadequacy and bad influences
  • Four poems from the issue’s featured poet Nidhi Zak/Aria Eipe
  • Fiction by Aude (translated by Cristy Stiles), Alex Bell, Niamh Campbell, Robin Fuller, Louise Hegarty and more
  • Poetry including ‘Painting the Mersey’, ‘Desertion’, ‘Minotaur By Proxy’, ‘Accidental Order’, ‘Eavesdropping’, and ‘Love is Colder than the Lake’
  • Cover art by Kirsty Woods, plus more art inside
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