A competitive, international competition. 1301 entries. 196 on the longlist. 60 on the shortlist. A memoir piece about Skellig Michael.
Last but not least! https://literaryconsultancy.co.uk/2021/03/tlc-pen-factor-2021-announcement/ Online Writers Day 13 March 2021 I won a bursary to the first Online Writers Day run by The Literary Consultancy UK. The day has been running for twenty-five years but this is the first time it ran online. As part of the bursary I was allowed to enter my… Continue reading TLC Pen Factor Longlist
Online at: http://www.newsfour.ie/2020/12/december-2020-january-2021/ Local newspaper piece on A Page from My Life. This piece covers my writing journey from starting out in 2017 with this website up to publication of the book A Page from My Life. I still feel like I'm only getting started though...!!
Local weekly newspaper feature on A Page from My Life
https://www.rte.ie/radio/radioplayer/html5/#/radio1/11247128 Ray D'Arcy dedicated the whole hour and a half of his show to launching the book. Meanwhile over on Twitter my little video of the book in the wild has 1.5k views!
Social media awards Pendemic.ie - the site for our troubled times that I contributed to in March 2020.
Ahhhhh - A Page From My Life is on a shortlist for BEST IRISH PUBLISHED BOOK. https://www.irishbookawards.irish/vote2020/
https://www.rte.ie/radio/radioplayer/html5/#/radio1/11240806 I'm interviewed by Ray himself! I'm talking about receiving a copy of A Page From My Life. I'm on 18 minutes in!!!!