It’s strange the way ideas come into a writer’s head: often at the oddest times and in the most unexpected places. In creative writing workshops, aspiring writers often ask for tips about finding [...]
I had no intention of writing about last evening’s event. None whatsoever. I stated my intention to my companions as we three arrived at the venue, DLR Lexicon, shortly after 7 pm.
Last week’s Creative Writing Course: a class with a difference! It was a pleasure to welcome an enthusiastic group of Italians to Dublin to participate in ‘Found in [...]
And this month I’m delighted to welcome Nuala O’Connor as my guest writer for June. Nuala’s latest collection of short stories, ‘Joyride to Jupiter’ has just been [...]
I always look forward to this time of year. The whole city – indeed the whole country – is awash with festivals of all sorts.
Every year, during the first weekend following Easter, Margaret O’Brien of The Story House hosts an intensive Writers’ Weekend in the quirky and convivial surroundings of Brewery Lane Theatre, [...]