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, [...]
A typical April day. Bright, cold sunshine, then sudden soaking showers that race across the open countryside, stopping as abruptly as they begin. We have arrived at Springhill House, a [...]
After a terrific time at the Pisa Book Festival, I made my way to Livorno by car, in the company of some good friends. It’s a short journey, and there was no time pressure. It was good to relax [...]
‘Be Irish’ was the direct command of the Pisa Book Festival 2016 to the audiences and the writers attending the festival from 11th-13th November inclusive – and so, we obliged!
If it’s the first weekend in November, it must be Ireland…