The Storms, a Journal – a journal of poetry, prose and visual art

The Storms, a printed journal of poetry, prose and visual art (including collage, painting & photography) is closed for submissions while we prepare Issue 2.

The inaugural issue of The Storms is now on sale at

and in selected independent bookstores in Ireland including Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop Galway, Books Upstairs, Dublin, The Winding Stair Bookshop Dublin, Book @ One, Louisburgh, Co Mayo and also at The Secret Bookshelf Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland.

You can follow us on Twitter at and on
Instagram at @thestormsjournal and on Facebook

Editor-in-chief Damien B Donnelly is the author of the poetry pamphlet Eat the Storms, the Stickleback micro collection and co-author of the pamphlet In the Jitterfritz of Neon with Eilin de Paor. His debut full collection Enough! was published by The Hedgehog Poetry Press on the 29th August 2022. He is the host and producer of the Saboteur nominated international poetry podcast Eat the Storms.

Issue 2 sub-editor: Eilín de Paor lives in Dublin. She works in services for people with disabilities and is studying towards a PhD in that field. Her poems have appeared in The Stony Thursday Book, Banshee, The Waxed Lemon, Abridged, 14, Raleigh Review, Belfield Literary Review and Dedalus Local Wonders Anthology. Her pamphlet, ‘In the Jitterfritz of Neon’, a collaboration with Damien B. Donnelly, was published by The Hedgehog Poetry Press. She’s on Twitter and Linktree as: @edepaor

The Storms is proudly supported by The Arts Council, Ireland & Fingal Arts
/ Fingal County Council.

To contact the journal the email is


%d bloggers like this: