Arts Act Award 2022

I am delighted to announce that I have been granted an Arts Act Award 2022 to continue on my Brigid journey. I am working on a novel-length manuscript The B Cuts, interlinked fictionalised stories of Brigid from the 5th Century to the 23rd Century. I am looking forward to diving into further research with the … Continue reading Arts Act Award 2022

Writers Chat 5: Patrick Chapman on his debut novel “So Long, Napoleon Solo” (BlazeVOX Books: NY, 2017)

Writer Patrick Chapman talks to me about writing, characterisation, titles, authorial intention and the role of place, era and music in novel writing...

Writing News: New Fiction in Crannóg 47, Spring 2018

I'm delighted to have a new story - 'Thirty-Five-A-Night' - in the Spring 2018 edition of the brilliant Crannóg.  Head over to Crannóg website to order your copy of Crannóg 47, 100 pages packed with fiction and poetry from 42 writers such as myself, Brian Kirk, Richard Halperin, Ciarán O’Rourke, Karla Van Vliet, Lisa C Taylor etc. Also, there's an … Continue reading Writing News: New Fiction in Crannóg 47, Spring 2018