James Joyce (1892 – 1941)


Taken from The Dubliners, 1914

Maria – who helps everybody, giving of her tim and her affection.  Destined to resin alone. The good old Irish laundry features.


Richard Lambert

The Hazel Twig and the Olive Tree

Shortlisted for the Sunday Times Short Story Award, 2017.

A cleverly constructed piece, drawing on all things Borges, in an academic style. Stick with it – it’s worth the effort.