Writer Chat 25: Sarah Broughton on “Brando’s Bride” (Parthian Books: Cardigan, 2019)

Sarah, You are very welcome to my WRITERS CHAT series. Many congratulations on the publication of your first non-fiction book, Brando’s Bride (Parthian Books: Cardigan, 2019). You've already had much success with your novel Other Useful Numbers and you've won numerous awards for your documentary productions. I have to say I devoured Brando’s Bride and … Continue reading Writer Chat 25: Sarah Broughton on “Brando’s Bride” (Parthian Books: Cardigan, 2019)

Writers Read: The Joy of Re-Reading

This is the week when there are so many "best of" lists that it feels like too much  pressure to finish the already large to be read pile before engaging with these lists and adding even more to your to be read pile. So I have decided to revisit books that have given me joy … Continue reading Writers Read: The Joy of Re-Reading

Writers Chat 24: Helen O’Leary on “The Heart Stone”.

Helen, You are very welcome to my WRITERS CHAT series. Many congratulations on the publication of your first novel The Heart Stone (Millbrook Press: Kildare, 2019). You write both short and long fiction and have won a number of prizes for your work, the most recent being the Michael Mullan Short Story prize -  many congratulations! … Continue reading Writers Chat 24: Helen O’Leary on “The Heart Stone”.