Automatic Pilot is a biannual print on demand and digital publication which welcomes submissions of poetry, short stories, flash fiction, micro fiction, and novel extracts from emerging, and established writers internationally, with an emphasis on accepting and rewarding a wider volume of writers than most publications.

Automatic Pilot was founded and is edited by Brian Bingham, a journalism graduate from Griffith College Dublin, and creative writing graduate from O'Fiaich Institute of Further Education.


Brian has worked on a temporary and freelance basis with The Argus, the Dundalk Democrat, the Griffith Gazette, and the Sunday Independent.

Writing poems, and songs intermittently for 20 years, Brian was the principal songwriter, and a guitarist with critically acclaimed Dundalk band, Pandora, from '96 - '98, and then with Dublin band, The Automatic Pilots, from '99 – '02.

Brian is the 1st prize winning poet of, Dr. Jim Maguire Memorial Art Competition 2014 and 2015.

Recently Brian prepared for publication and edited 4 collections of poetry, autobiography, and autobiographical novella by prolific Dundalk poet, Brendan Connolly, available : www.amazon.com/author/brendanconnolly