By Terry Boyle
Paperback - Poetry
Originally from Derry, Northern Ireland, Terry Boyle now resides in Coachella Valley in California. After leaving his hometown in 2004, Boyle took up a teaching position at Loyola University, Chicago where he taught Irish and British literature. In 2011, his play, ‘Oh what a bloody good Friday!’ reached the semi-finals of the prestigious Eugene O’Neill competition. Since 2011, Boyle has had plays produced in Chicago, Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. In 2021, his poem, 'A New Economy', was selected to be included in the compilation of The Best New British and Irish Poets 2019-2021 (Eyewear Publishing). His first collection of poetry, This Will Be, was published in 2022 by WIPF and Stock Publishers. Boyle is also a regular columnist for the Irish American News in Chicago and iIrish in Ohio.