About Seán Flynn

Seán Flynn is a London-Irish writer. Pornography recycling in Bermondsey paper mills; interviewing soldiers in Helmand; visiting high-security prisons and international arms fair are among the highs and lows of Flynn’s varied working life. In between times, he has earned a living as a postman, a chef, a roofer and a very thirsty sportswriter. His fiction and reportage can be found on his own site The Rusty Wire Service where he writes under the pseudonym The Deptford Croppy.

Harry Wales, Billiard Balls

Seán Flynn insists that we shouldn’t be that shocked by the sight of a playboy prince.

It’s All Just A Little Bit Of History Repeating …

Seán Flynn on the end of American Empire, and how the internet is more like the Catholic Church than you imagined.

The Problem With You Is, You’ll Always Be Bigots

The story of the black community in Britain struggling to get inquests into deaths of its young men at the hands of the police isn’t a new one.

The Worst Job I Ever Had

Machine malfunctions, endless paper cuts, and flying sheet metal. Even free porn wasn’t worth all this.

London Paddywhack

Seán Flynn loves being Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, and he doesn’t mind if you do, too.

My Multicultural Family

When it comes to mixed-race parenting, the differences are only skin deep.