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Chance to win a free book signed by the author
Become a friend of Ireland Writing Retreat (http://www.irelandwritingretreat.com/) on or before Tuesday December 15th 2015 and automatically enter a draw to win an intriguing Irish novel signed by the author ...continue reading
Big Smoke’s Winter Literary Cafe!
This year the annual Big Smoke Winter Literary Cafe takes place on Sunday, 6th of December, from 3pm-6pm in Arthur’s Pub on Thomas street. It’s the highlight of our social ...continue reading
Ill met by torchlight…
I have just been out in the back garden, picking some late tomatoes by torchlight. Now, I admit that sounds rather eccentric, but I had forgotten to pick them earlier. ...continue reading
Brilliance of Brevity with Ethel Rohan & Abroad Writers Conference
I’m excited to return a second time to teach my ‘Brilliance of Brevity’ writing workshop with Abroad Writers’ Conference in Ireland. This year, the conference will be held in Dublin, ...continue reading
New dates for 2016 writing retreat out now
We have just posted the new dates for the 2016 writing retreat along with three separate participation options – Gold, Silver and Bronze Packages (http://www.irelandwritingretreat.com/) As a member of our ...continue reading
Write the Silence/Right the Wrong: The Four Freedom Publishing Story
Prologue: It was just as the sun was setting on the second of three days with no electricity, no internet and no food when I realized that life was presenting ...continue reading
New Courses for Autumn!
We’re settling into our new home in 1 Coppinger Row (just across from the Powerscourt Centre) and to celebrate we have a whole new course list ready to go! Our ...continue reading
Authors speak about Ireland Writing Retreat – see what they say
‘Ireland Writing Retreat (http://www.irelandwritingretreat.com/),’ the only international creative writing course on the famous ‘Wild Atlantic Way,’ has a brand new website. We invite you to have a look at it. ...continue reading
On Bookselling Conversations for Tangible magazine
As I have probably mentioned before, I have been bookselling on and off for several (many, even) years and have accumulated a few tales about odd customers and incidents. Recently ...continue reading