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Next Big Thing: Blog Hop
Posted by Ciara Cassidy in The Members' Blog.

A fellow blogger and member of Authonomy, Audrey Bennett, has invited me to join in The Next Big Thing blog tour. The idea is to hop from blog to blog ...continue reading

Diary of a Dublin landlady: Thirteen was looming
Posted by Deirdre Conroy in The Members' Blog.

THIRTEEN was looming like a big hag, long bony fingers beckoned beyond the midnight Twelve, so bad was its reputation that the entire car industry colluded to pretend it didn’t ...continue reading

Free Art and Poetry? What’s not to like…
Posted by Gemma@ThePoetryProject in The Members' Blog.

  It has always been a mystery to me why the whole world doesn’t seem to be as in love with poetry and art as it could be. After all, ...continue reading

New term of creative writing workshops in Dublin!
Posted by Big Smoke Writing Factory in The Members' Blog.

Hi folks! We’re getting ready for our spring term here at Big Smoke, with lots of new courses starting from next week. While we’ve a lot on offer for beginners, ...continue reading

Can I be in your gang?
Posted by Annmarie Miles in The Members' Blog.

I have vivid childhood memories of standing at the fringes of anything cool that was going on. The girls I wanted to be friends with didn’t want to be friends ...continue reading

‘Sausages & Crabs’; Flash Fiction from Colette Ni Reamonn Ioannidou
Posted by Colette Ni Reamonn Ioannidou in The Members' Blog.

The ‘Spitfire’ grabbed the sack of crabs and ran out intending to throw them back into the harbour, calling her mother a sadist for boiling things alive. Uncle Patrick, agog ...continue reading

Self Publishing V’s Traditional Publishing
Posted by Eliza Green in The Members' Blog.

From time to time an article can spark a lively discussion about writing and none other than the recent article on the Journal.ie about ‘Want to be a writer? New ...continue reading

Should old acquaintance….
Posted by Margaret Scott in The Members' Blog.

This was written in 2006. A lot has changed since then, I now have two little girls and my first book ‘Between You and Me’ is to be published by ...continue reading

Next Big Thing Blog Hop
Posted by Cd Brennan in The Members' Blog.

I’ve been tagged by the lovely Mae Clair to participate in The Next Big Thing Blog Hop, a round of blogging that allows authors to get their next WIP out ...continue reading

Hello from Big Smoke
Posted by Big Smoke Writing Factory in The Members' Blog.

Hi all! Here at Big Smoke we’re just getting ready for our November courses, a blend of six-week courses and one-days, including our ‘The Language of Seduction’ half-day seminar in ...continue reading