The glamourous location! Me and the Storms Journal The Casino Marino is hands down the SEXIEST venue EVER for a book launch! The sun shone all afternoon, there were old friends and new and...there was wine!
Irish Writers Centre, Parnell Square, Dublin. Reading my work at the Irish Writers Centre. First ever Open Mic. I read two pieces - La Peste - my plague piece, published in Ellipsis Zine in April this year and I read an extract from Into the Blue, published in the Same Page Anthology in 2021. Nice… Continue reading Takin’ the Mic at the Irish Writers Centre.
https://www.rte.ie/radio/radio1/clips/22110542/ Took my mother with me who almost stole the show! I speak to Ray at 1:53 about writing, winning the Iceland Writers Retreat bursary, A Page from My Life and volunteering for the International Literature Festival. The Ray D'Arcy Radio Show, Friday June 17th 2022.
https://www.facebook.com/IcelandWritersRetreat/videos/719545809286012 Smiling faces at the Presidential Palace, Reykjavik, Iceland Writers Retreat 2022.
Leopardi Writing Conference. Taking place this summer, I am delighted and honoured to have been awarded a partial scholarship to this writing conference.
Cheshire Novel Prize Competition. https://cheshirenovelprize.com/writing-tips/cheshire-novel-prize-agent-showcase I was fortunate first of all to be one of the 108 to receive a sponsored entry but THEN from 997 international entries, to find out my novel is in the top 10 percent! So I get to be a part of this agent showcase!
Historical Flash Edition I have a piece of historical flash fiction in this, 'La Peste.' Guess what it's about?! https://www.ellipsiszine.com/eleven/