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Inspiration Everywhere by James Lawless
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American Doll tells how 9/11 opens a Pandora’s Box on an Irish/American family. When Laura Calane of New York comes to Ireland to further her studies and to live in ...continue reading

The Rose of Tralee by James Lawless
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When Laura was chosen as The New York Rose for the Rose of Tralee festival, she was twenty two. The choice was influenced no doubt by her Irish dancing ability ...continue reading

Wimbledon by James Lawless
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Wimbledon is upon us again and kids can be seen with tennis rackets playing in the streets. That’s how I started playing the game myself with a wooden racket and ...continue reading

Vincent J. McArdle
Posted by vincent mcardle in The Members' Blog.

An extract from new novel in progress – Harvey Weins. Harvey, a young Jewish man from Queens, NY, is attempting to insinuate himself into social circle of the wealthy Rolleston ...continue reading

Write a story inspired by…’ by Rachael Murphy
Posted by Rachael Murphy in The Members' Blog.

‘Write a story inspired by one of the stories we’ve already read’ So I’m siting at my kitchen table, my laptop cursor blinking at me accusingly, as I wait for ...continue reading

Discount Offer: Multimedia Writing with Dave Lordan
Posted by Dave Lordan in The Members' Blog.

Writing.ie readers & members can avail of a double discount price of 45 euro for my popular online course in Creative Writing Now, six hours of university-level tuition on the ...continue reading

May creative writing courses in Dublin
Posted by Big Smoke Writing Factory in The Members' Blog.

Just a quick note to let you know our new term of creative workshops is open for booking now (www.bigsmokewritingfactory.com) Including: Evening courses starting Monday 14th May: -Introduction to Creative ...continue reading

Michael Darigan Wanders Ireland May 2018
Posted by Michael Darigan in The Members' Blog.

I will be wandering the hills and valleys and streets of Ireland, mostly by foot, from May 11 to May 30 2018. This last minute trip is an excursion into ...continue reading

Writing Competitions and Memoir Writing Retreats
Posted by Caron Moran in The Members' Blog.

This year I read an authors blog with regards to her winning entry into a short story competition. One of the poignant statements for me in this blog, was just ...continue reading

Special subscription offer for writing.ie visitors
Posted by Caoimhe Fox in The Members' Blog.

Books Ireland is Ireland’s only magazine dedicated to books published in Ireland, of Irish interest and/or by an Irish author. Established in 1976, it lists and reviews circa 1,000 new ...continue reading