Tag Archives: Kevin Holohan

The Brothers’ Lot: Free e-book One Day Only

Nothing says Advent like a free copy of the Brother’s Lot from the wonderful people at Akashic Books. Available free here til midnight tonight: http://www.akashicbooks.com/free-e-book-advent-calendar-download-the-brothers-lot-for-free-until-midnight-december-12-2016/ “A witty, brilliant, devastating expression of outrage . . . this novel is so subtly … Continue reading

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Savage Kids of Dublintown at Brooklyn Public Library

Get your pre-Patrick’s Day fix of Irish litt. This Saturday March 5th, 4pm. Brooklyn Public Library 10 Grand Army Plz, Brooklyn, New York 11238 Four Dublin-born writers present the recipe for a classic Irish childhood: one part poverty, one part sexual … Continue reading

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Nothing like a bit of Beckett to cut the Patrick’s Day treacle – March 14

As you might already know, I am never wholly comfortable with the tourist board clichéd paddywhackery that often attends St. Patrick’s Day.  So what better way to mark these rejoicings than a celebration of the least clichéd, least paddywhakerish Irish … Continue reading

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The Thing About Christmas is…..

As a bonus gift for readers of The Brothers’ Lot, we are proud to present this second solstice-related seasonal spin-off in which Lar Lawrence and Con Conway, still in the employ of Brannigan Brothers, discuss the spirit of the Rare … Continue reading

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Outtake from The Brothers’ Lot

Editing, rewriting: How true is the find your favorite bits and cut them maxim? Continue reading

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Another visit from the landlord

The landlord:   [Simultaneously knocking and opening the door] I’ve come about them eyeballs. Myself:  Oh, there you are!  Sure I left them out on the landing for you on Friday. The landlord:  Friday?  Friday?  What would you be doing that for?  … Continue reading

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Short Story Month Contribution

Friends/Compadres/A Cháirde: In case you missed the back-to-back TV ads and the billboards and all the browser popups, the lovely people at Akashic Books are finishing Short Story Month with my short story offering.  If you have ever had the … Continue reading

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