Steve Downes: Novelist, Poet & Playwright

"Write, keep writing, keep writing and keep writing and then, and this is the important bit, when it's done .... stop." Steve Downes
  • The Pagan Field 1996
    The Pagan Field 1996
  • Urbania 2010
    Urbania 2010
  • Cosmogonic Marbles 2013
    Cosmogonic Marbles 2013
The Pagan Field 1996
The Pagan Field 1996

Sometime poet/playwright/story-teller/joker and novelist.


Steve's plays produced are: Until Morning 1995, Voices 1996, For God and Country 1997, The Creator 2006. Steve has poems and stories published in magazines and anthologies in Ireland, the UK and the USA. His poetry books to-date are: The Pagan Field 1996 Celtic Echoes 2000 Side Angles 2005 (with Roger Hudson) Urbania 2010.


Steve's novels are: Cosmogonic Marbles, part 1 of the Botolf Chronicles (2013), part 2, The Temporal Tome (2014).


Steve lives and works in Ireland, he's not sure where himself.

Cosmogonic Marbles, first novel in the Botolf Chronicles of Fantasy-Comedy Books 

Temporal Tome, second novel in the Botolf Chronicles of Fantasy-Comedy Books