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June Cald­well is one of Ire­land’s fun­ni­est, dark­ness and most in­ven­tive writ­ers. Hav­ing worked for many years as a jour­nal­ist, June un­der­took an MA in Cre­ative Writ­ing at Queen’s Univer­sity Belfast, be­fore re­leas­ing her stun­ning de­but short story col­lec­tion, Room Lit­tle Darker, in 2017. In our Christ­mas is­sue, she talks to us about how to nav­i­gate Christ­mas Day when you’re broke, you hate sea­son­ally telly and you don’t like go­ing out to meet peo­ple. Her new book, Lit­tle Town Moone, is set to be re­leased in 2019.

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