Elske Rahill’s new short story collection In White Ink has been causing ripples in the literary community and beyond. About In White Ink: Motherhood, nurture and violence – these are the themes of Elske Rahill’s remarkable first collection, In White Ink. Rahill brings to life the psychological and physical reality of mothering, pregnancy and childbirth in ways that few others writers have attempted. Here is a biting realism, in the relations between men and women and in the expectations and failures of their assigned roles. Each story is illumined by moments of harsh poetry. They are carefully crafted snapshots of our condition. In the title story, an isolated young mother is locked in to…
The Lilliput Press is open this weekend. We will be at the Made in Stoneybatter Christmas Market on 16 and 17 December 2017. Make sure to come and see all the wonderful stalls, and get some great deals on books before Christmas!