Pocket-money love- Daragh Fleming
We only work on the weekends
like full-time students with
There is no 9-5, no Monday
through Friday version of us
I can’t even imagine you existing
on a Tuesday afternoon.
This is pocket-money love
which will keep us afloat until
we graduate to become real adults
and find real adult love.
Daragh Fleming is a short fiction writer from Cork in Ireland who
uses a conversational style to delve into complex themes which emerge in
everyday life. He has two collections of short stories published by
Riversong Books; The Book of Revelations (2019) and If You Are Reading
This Then Drink Water (2020). Recently he was the winner of the Cork
Arts 'From The Well' Short Story Competition.