I am so at home in Dublin, more than any other city, that I feel it has always been familiar to me. It took me years to see through its soft charm to its bitter prickly kernel - which I quite like too.

Éamon Mag Uidhir

Poems from the Lake

The compassionate vision and literary mastery of Eleanor Hooker

The World Remade

A journey to motherhood, from miscarriage to the joy of birth

Waltzes and Quicksteps

Gerald Dawe has managed throughout his writing life to evade contamination with the sectarian and ideological toxins that pervade his native Northern ground. In his person and in his work he is the consummate united Irishman, equally at home in Galway, Dublin and Belfast.