The Stinging Fly – In the Wake of the Rising

The Stinging Fly



The Stinging Fly is seeking submissions for its February 2016 issue – ‘In The Wake of the Rising’ – guest edited by Sean O’Reilly.


Submitting your work

The deadline is August 14th, 2015.

We welcome submissions of short fiction and poetry (or anything that falls between the two). Please read our guidelines for full instructions on how to format your submissions – and for further information on word counts etc.

Please send all work to: Sean O’Reilly, ‘In the Wake of the Rising’, The Stinging Fly, PO Box 6016, Dublin 1, Ireland.

Submission enquiries:

About the editor

Sean O’Reilly is the author of the short story collection, Curfew, and three novels, Love and SleepThe Swing of Things, and Watermark (recently reissued by the Stinging Fly Press). He teaches regularly in the Irish Writers Centre and leads the Stinging Fly fiction workshops.

To read editorial statement from Sean click here