#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

New Publication at Compulsive Reader

I'm delighted that my interview with Maya Sonenberg about her latest short story collection Bad Mothers, Bad Daughters has been published over on Compulsive Reader run by Magdalena Ball. Maya and I talk sensory writing, naming our characters, the importance of objects, how stories in a collection can echo each other - and more! Read … Continue reading New Publication at Compulsive Reader

Writers Chat 50 (Part 1): Mia Gallagher on “Dubliners”(Marinonibooks: Italy, 2022)

I'm delighted to publish - on Bloomsday! - the first of a Two-Part Writers/Artists Chat about "Dubliners", by writer Mia Gallagher and artist Margio Sughi. Mia and Mario, Congratulations on Dubliners (Marinonibooks, Italy: 2022) – a most beautifully produced collaboration between words and visual art, essentially, a capturing of stories of Dubliners from 2018 to … Continue reading Writers Chat 50 (Part 1): Mia Gallagher on “Dubliners”(Marinonibooks: Italy, 2022)