#TwoTalk2: Creative Writing, Teaching and Learning

I was delighted to be featured on the Irish Universities Association #TwoTalk2 Series. This is a video series developed by the Irish Universities Association where Director General Jim Miley talks to a guest for two minutes. Jim asks me about teaching creative writing and Mantles (Arlen House, 2021). https://youtu.be/AOeN_4DKacs #TwoTalk2 Director General Jim Miley interviews … Continue reading #TwoTalk2: Creative Writing, Teaching and Learning

Writers Chat 58: Liz McSkeane on “What To Put In A Suitcase” (Turas Press: Dublin, 2022)

Liz, You are very welcome to my WRITERS CHAT series. Congratulations on What To Put In A Suitcase (Turas Press: October 2022) – a thought-provoking collection of sixteen stories that explore our everyday interactions and how we form our world, and transform it, for better or worse. Let's start with the intriguing title (and provoking … Continue reading Writers Chat 58: Liz McSkeane on “What To Put In A Suitcase” (Turas Press: Dublin, 2022)

Heading Towards Winter: Reading

With the weather getting wetter, the evenings getting darker, and the days starting to get a little colder...the threshold has been crossed and I'm drawing the curtains and lighting a room to settle and read. Here are two of my reading piles as we head towards winter 2022, whatever that may bring. Yevgenia Belorusets - … Continue reading Heading Towards Winter: Reading