Publications

In Print

Books

2021

Non-Fiction piece ‘Into the Blue’, in ‘The Same Page’, an anthology with the theme ‘Blue is the Colour of Distance’ by UCC MA Creative Writing Students.

Short Story ‘The Nest’ in Anthology, Volume II by Loft Books (London).

Short Story ‘Senescence’ and Flash Fiction ‘Red Sky At Night’ in Anthology Volume III by Loft Books (London).

2020

A Page from My Life

Published in October 2020 by Harper Collins Ireland. Number one on Irish Bestseller list for two weeks in November. Shortlisted for An Post Irish Book Award. A collection of short memoir pieces from 150 writers selected from 2,500 competition entries sent to the Ray D’Arcy Radio Show. Judges: Donal Ryan, Eoin Colfer, Emily Pine and Emer McLysaght. Proceeds to Laura Lynn House.

2018

Teachers Who Write: An Anthology.

Published by Waterford Teachers Centre in December 2018, editor Edward Denniston. A collection of prose and poetry from teachers who write all over the world. Proceeds to charity.

Newspapers and Magazines

2021

The Southside Dublin People newspaper. Books Feature. Book of the Week – A Page from My Life and author profile.

News Four Dublin newspaper. Literature Feature. A Page from My Life and author profile.

December 2020/ January 2021 Issue Out Now

2018

Irish Times weekend magazine ‘Why I Love to…’

Sunday Independent ‘My Pet’

The Gloss Magazine ‘Wild Atlantic Women.’

Woman’s Way ‘Mondays at Mount Jerome’ Short Story.

The Irish Examiner weekend magazine ‘It’s Living on an Island with a Difference.’

Radio

2020

Interview with Ray D’Arcy about ‘A Page From My Life.’

https://www.rte.ie/radio/radioplayer/html5/#/radio1/11240806

Online

2021

https://www.createwritenow.com/journal-writing-blog/journaling-and-diaries?utm_medium=email&_hsmi=147076789&_hsenc=p2ANqtz–KREioy3iQU5diKp9dIsyP3xkhkGOUL3qjUzvJUVWNeicQSi2ov9Rlec1wd4Ttm8BWYe5OtIu7Wwh5HU-QhdBM4-3o1A&utm_content=147076789&utm_source=hs_email

https://www.irishtimes.com/culture/books/finding-myself-in-a-hammam-in-marrakesh-1.4634894

https://www.wow-womenonwriting.com/downloads/printable/100-FE1-Q32021EssayContest-Michelle-Walshe.html

2020

2020: Error Message. A journal reflection from Michelle Walshe

2019

https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/abroad/i-vowed-not-to-die-and-blow-my-savings-to-change-my-life-1.3575320

https://www.writing.ie/news/the-big-idea/oceanofpdf-an-ocean-of-piracy-by-michelle-walshe/

https://www.nami.org/Blogs/NAMI-Blog/April-2018/The-Double-Standard-of-Mental-Illness

https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/abroad/moving-home-to-ireland-was-like-a-series-of-ice-bucket-challenges-1.3459737

https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/abroad/ireland-will-always-be-my-home-home-emigrants-on-the-meaning-of-home-1.3428256

2018

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https://silverbirchpress.wordpress.com/2017/03/04/innocence-story-by-michelle-walshe-me-at-17-poetry-and-prose-series/

https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/abroad/first-impressions-if-angela-merkel-was-a-city-she-would-be-hamburg-1.3158861

https://www.writing.ie/tell-your-own-story/memories-of-an-irish-summer-by-michelle-walshe/

http://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/abroad/generation-emigration/as-a-woman-in-morocco-you-make-adjustments-you-cover-up-1.2966511

https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/abroad/learning-new-languages-opens-up-a-world-of-opportunity-1.3640834

https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/lifestyle/skellig-michael-its-living-on-an-island–with-a-difference-872256.html?utm_source=link&utm_medium=click&utm_campaign=nextandprev

https://www.skelligmichael.com/skellig-michael-blog/
https://cabinetofheed.com/2020/04/15/stream-of-consciousness-drawer-four/

Michelle Walshe’s evocative writing on Skellig Michael earns fourth place at Bloomsday 2020