Niamh Mac Cabe

Niamh Mac Cabe is an Irish writer, published internationally in many journals and anthologies including Narrative Magazine, The Stinging Fly, Mslexia, Southword, No Alibis Press, The Irish Independent, The London Magazine, Aesthetica, Lighthouse, The Forge, and Structo. She has won many awards, including the Wasafiri Prize, the John McGahern Award, and the Molly Keane Award, and come second or shortlisted in several prizes including The Costa Short Story Award, The Glimmer Train Press Award, the American Short Fiction’s Prize, Harvard Review’s Chapbook Prize, New Ohio Review’s Editor’s Award, Lit Mag's Virginia Woolf Award, and the Masters Review Flash Contest.

Body of Water

so, I ask you, will you allow yourself to picture the miraculous immeasurable sea