The Storms, a Journal of Poetry, Prose and Visual Art

The Storms, a printed journal of poetry, prose and visual art – including
collage, painting & photography, made in Ireland with international

Submissions have now closed for the inaugural issue of The
Storms which will be on sale here in August 2022 and in selected independent bookstores in Ireland.

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

We will confirm in August when submissions will open for Issue 2. Please
keep checking back here for details.

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! will be 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.

Inaugural issue sub-editor Gaynor Kane is a Belfast poet, author of Circling the Sun, the pamphlet Memory Forest, the full collection Venus in Pink Marble and her new collection is called 8 Types of Love, to be published by The Hedgehog Poetry Press on 30th July 2022

The Storms is greatly supported by The Arts Council Ireland and Fingal Arts
/ Fingal County Council

All submissions are read blind.

We do not tolerate any form of racism.

To contact the journal the email is

As yet, there are no funds to pay contributors
but they receive a free copy of the journal.