Writers Chat 48: Laura McVeigh on “Lenny” (New Island: Dublin, 2022)

Laura, You are very welcome to my WRITERS CHAT series. Congratulations on your second novel, Lenny (New Island, 2022) which I thoroughly enjoyed. Cover image of Lenny by Laura McVeigh with a drawing of a canopy of trees with hanging foliage and blue skies lit up by stars SG: Let’s start with the dual narratives … Continue reading Writers Chat 48: Laura McVeigh on “Lenny” (New Island: Dublin, 2022)

Writers Chat 42: Paul Perry on “The Garden” (New Island: Dublin, 2021)

Paul, You’re very welcome to my Writers Chat series. We’re going to chat about The Garden  (New Island: Dublin, 2021), your new novel which, in the words of Mia Gallagher is “vividly compelling.” I’d agree with Mia – and the critical praise that The Garden is receiving – it is a novel that compels you … Continue reading Writers Chat 42: Paul Perry on “The Garden” (New Island: Dublin, 2021)

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Photograph of two books: In The Dark by Anamaría Crowe Serrano and The Garden by Paul Perry Three photographs of the new literary journal Seed Photograph of the book Look It's A Woman Writer! Irish Literary Feminisms 1970 - 2020 Photograph of the book Love Stories for Hectic People by Catherine McNamara Yes! I've been … Continue reading Reading, Reading, Reading