Emily Cullen
Editor, Literature

Emily is a Galway-based poet, scholar, harper and arts manager. She has published two collections of poetry: In Between Angels and Animals (Arlen House, 2013) and No Vague Utopia (Ainnir Publishing, 2003). Emily was selected for Poetry Ireland’s Introductions Series in 2004 and, in that same year, she was the programme director of the Patrick Kavanagh Centenary celebrations. She earned a Ph.D. in English from NUI Galway in 2008 and was awarded an IRC Government of Ireland fellowship for her doctoral thesis. In addition to her creative writing, Emily publishes articles on Irish cultural history and teaches part-time at NUI Galway.

Nora Duggan
Editor, Visual Art & Photography

Nora Duggan

Nora holds an MA in Fine Art (Art in the Digital World) NCAD, Dublin (2011), and a BA in Fine Art, DIT (2009).

Lenora Murphy
Copy-editor & Proof-reader

Lenora Murphy

Lenora holds an MA in Texts and Contexts: Medieval to Renaissance, from UCC. She also holds a HDip in English and a BSc (Hons) in Chemistry with Forensic Science.

James O’Sullivan
Founding Editor

James O'Sullivan

James founded The Weary Blues in September 2011 as part of New Binary Press. He writes a bit himself, though not very well. See josullivan.org for more.

Previous Editors

Cal Doyle (Poetry, Issues 4-7)
Katie Ahern, (Short Fiction, Issues 1-5)
Bairbre Flood (Poetry, Issue 2)
Adam Rudden (Poetry, Issue 1)


Arpad Terek (Issue 7)
Manoj Prasanna (Issue 6)
Manoj Prasanna (Issue 5)
Andrew Healy (Issue 4)
Andrew Healy
(Issue 3)
Andrew Healy (Issue 2)
Darragh Mc Kenna (Issue 1)

A digital journal of literature and art | ISSN: 2009-521X