Eoin Butler: writer, journalist and Mayoman of the Year

Tripping Along The Ledge


Published: Dublin Review, Autumn 2015

Border Controls

“I’m standing there, half asleep, in my t-shirt and boxer shorts, relieving myself in the dirt when I spot three Middle Eastern guys… If they were initially walking towards the truck, they’ve changed course slightly now. They smile at having caught me in such an awkward position. I smile back at them and put my finger to my lips.” (Calais, August 2015.)

Read full piece To Calais and Back

October 12th, 2016.

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