“Dave shines a light into the darkest corners…around the cities, through the towns, up the mountains and on down the rivers, and always that bit of hope we surely crave. There are some of his poems that I would love to sing.”
"The most original, incendiary, & impassioned writer in Ireland today"
Dr Sinead Kennedy, Maynooth University
“the most intransigently indefinable, and indispensable, of contemporary writers"
“Wonderful lyricism… [Lordan is] trying to do for his generation what Heaney and Yeats did for theirs.” The Sean O'Rourkem RTE Radio 1