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Do you want to write a novel??

Article by Louise Phillips © 4 May 2019.
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If the answer to the above question is – YES, then maybe next week is the time to start!

Begin Your Novel with Louise Phillips
I’m delighted to join the great team at the Irish Writers Centre next week for an 8 Week Course duly titled – BEGIN YOUR NOVEL.

If you want to start that novel you’ve been thinking about, then click on the link below for more information.

I hope this course will set you on the exciting path of beginning your novel or progressing your first draft.

You will learn how to develop ideas, while creating your cast of characters, and exploring various elements of the writers’ toolbox, including dialogue, theme, points of view and plot, each bringing your story world to life.

Since beginning writing workshops a few years ago, many of my students have gone on to be published in both Ireland and Internationally.


Starts: Thurs 9 May 2019

Time: 6.30 pm – 8.30 pm

For more information click HERE


About Louise Phillips is a bestselling author of four critically acclaimed novels, winning numerous awards, including an Irish Book Award. A previous judge on the Irish panel for the EU Literary Award, her work has also formed part of many literary anthologies.

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LOUISE PHILLIPS is the author of four bestselling psychological crime thrillers. Her debut novel RED RIBBONS, and her subsequent novels, THE DOLL’S HOUSE, LAST KISS and THE GAME CHANGER, were each nominated for Best Irish Crime Novel of the Year. She won the award in 2013. Louise’s work has formed part of many literary anthologies, and she has won both the Jonathan Swift Award and the Irish Writers’ Centre Lonely Voice platform, along with being shortlisted for the Molly Keane Memorial Award, Bridport UK, and many others. In 2015, she was awarded a writing residency at Cill Rialaig Artist retreat and she was also a judge on the Irish panel for the EU Literary Award. In 2016, she was longlisted for the prestigious CWA Dagger in the Library Award, and her first two novels, RED RIBBONS and THE DOLL'S HOUSE, were published in the US. She has recently been awarded an Arts Bursary for Literature from the Arts Council of Ireland, and her latest novel, THE HIDING GAME, will be published on September 5th 2019. Louise Phillips is the crime writing mastermind behind writing.ie's Crime Scene blog.