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Resources for Writers

Here we aim to give you solid tips and advice to improve your writing from a wide range of Irish authors.

Whether you write fiction or non-fiction, scripts or poetry we hope that you will find articles here to guide and inspire you. If you have queries on a topic we haven't covered here, drop us an email or post your question on our members blog where you will find help and support from other writers.

Writing Memoir: Making it Real by Eve Makis and Anthony Cropper
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Given the remarkable interest from Writing.ie readers in the writing of memoir, we decided to re-publish this excellent series of articles from the authors of The Accidental Memoir, Eve Makis ...continue reading >>

Writing Memoir: Structure by Eve Makis and Anthony Cropper
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Given the remarkable interest from Writing.ie readers in the writing of memoir, we decided to re-publish this excellent series of articles from the authors of The Accidental Memoir, Eve Makis ...continue reading >>

Writing Memoir: Starting Off by Eve Makis and Anthony Cropper
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Given the remarkable interest from Writing.ie readers in the writing of memoir, we decided to re-publish this excellent series of articles from the authors of The Accidental Memoir, Eve Makis ...continue reading >>

Writing Memoir: Telling stories that aren’t yours by Kate Gunn
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I started blogging over eight years ago. I shared stories about my life, my children and the frustrations and joys of motherhood. It became natural for me to put pieces ...continue reading >>

Irish Writers Centre: Become a Facilitator
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The Irish Writers Centre are looking for Facilitators for its Educational Programme. About the IWC’s Educational Programme The Irish Writers Centre, based on 19 Parnell Square, Dublin, is the national ...continue reading >>

How to Create Atmosphere in your Writing by Rachel Burge
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People may not remember what you did, or what you said, but they will always remember how you made them feel – and the same can be true of novels. ...continue reading >>

Submissions Call: Split Lip Magazine
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Submissions deadline: Open Split Lip Magazine is a voice-driven literary journal with a pop culture twist. They publish online monthly and in print annually and are open to submissions of ...continue reading >>

Writing Tips to Get You Thinking
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The best writing advice I was every given was from multi award winning bestseller Sarah Webb, author of the incredible Blazing a Trail: Irish Women Who Changed the World (whichshould be ...continue reading >>

Writer’s Retreats: Anam Cara by Linda Hoffman Kimball
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Sue Booth-Forbes writes: Twenty wonderful years have passed since I dreamed Anam Cara Writer’s and Artist’s Retreat into existence, and hands down, one of the best parts of being Anam ...continue reading >>

Submissions Call: No Alibis Short Story Anthology
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Submissions deadline: 31st January 2019 Submissions are now open for an anthology of short stories, to be published by Belfast-based independent publisher No Alibis Press in 2019. Stories should be ...continue reading >>