In the presence of greatness

'Tis that time of year. The doors to the literary season are being kicked open. Two superstars in the same week - Bret Easton Ellis at the O'Reilly Theatre and Edna O'Brien at the Mansion House. Huge crowds at both events.    


Kanturk Arts Festival – A Prize

https://kanturkarts.ie/2019-flash-fiction-winners/ Well...there's been a lot of shortlists lately, which is of course a good thing. Benedict Kiely in October, Iceland Writers Retreat in December, Centre Culturel Paris in February and this - the Kanturk Arts Festival. With twenty-five on the shortlist, I had resigned myself to my mantra of 'being shortlisted is a win'. And… Continue reading Kanturk Arts Festival – A Prize