The little blog of Cairn Press. Small Press publisher of remarkable fiction. Where good books find a home.

But after all it is idle to blame a small book for not being a big one; as Dr. Johnson said, ‘all claret would be port if it could.’


A Short History of Ireland by J.C. Beckett

Eastward I go only by force; but westward I go free.

Walking by Henry David Thoreau