I'm a regular contributor to the Belfast Telegraph, the News Letter and the Irish News in Northern Ireland.

I've also contributed to The Guardian, the Daily Mirror, FourFourTwo Magazine, the Christian Science Monitor, Prospect Magazine, Open Democracy, Agenda NI, Conservative Home and other websites and magazines.

My blog, Three Thousand Versts of Loneliness, was shortlisted for the inaugural Orwell Prize for political blogging, in 2009.   

Read my latest articles:

Northern Ireland Euro 2016 ticket process was car crash from the start. (Belfast Telegraph)

Alliance gives wait to divisive joint football reception. (News Letter)

Politics has never been a profession for the faint-hearted, but there's a new brutality to the old trade. (Belfast Telegraph)

Gay Marriage debate.  Unpopular opinions should be heard too. (Belfast Telegraph)