About

Marc Perry’s work concerns people or places at the periphery of public attention. His immersive writing and photographic style combines different characters from different cultures, creeds and political positions to insightful, dramatic, and occasionally, comical effect.

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Freedom at 4AM is a true life tale of cultural clash in Afghanistan: from the political to the personal, from the spiritual to sexual. Set against a backdrop of history, geopolitics, religion and misadventure this immersive story climaxes with an unlikely call to prayer under life threatening circumstances.

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From the vantage point of the sea, the crew of the the 130 years old yacht Winifreda of Green Island witness contrasting trajectories for the island nations at the edges of the European Union. Crossing Irish borders beset by Brexit controversy the team stumble into a cliff edge call themselves.

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Rural characters surprise and challenge convention on a long quest for work high on the Cheviot hills. Set in the long hot summer of 2018 the story serves as a point of refelection on climate change, racism and rural life at the outer edges of the economy.

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Monks, mule drivers and pilgrims come from far corners of very different cultures to seek solace on Holy Mount Athos. Immersed in a small mountainside community the author discovers the challenges, tribulations and profound peace of a life lived monastically.

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The Forecast From Irish Waters

When we sailed into the North of Ireland, rather than Northern Ireland, and drove across the frictionless Northern Irish border into Derry, the only sense of leaving one country for another was switching from Euros

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Misadventures in Afghanistan

Freedom at 4AM is a true-life tale of cultural clash in Afghanistan: from the political to the personal. Set against a backdrop of history, geopolitics, religion and misadventure this immersive story climaxes with an unlikely

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Marc Perry

Journalist, Writer, Photographer

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