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The London Short Story Festival 2014

I saw this event advertised some months back and followed the promo on social media. When the programme was announced I knew that many events, especially the workshops, would sell out quickly so I booked up the sessions I wanted via the early booking facility. 1,123 more words

How Fiction Really Works

On the 15th of February of this year I attended what I can only describe as a Masterclass in how to write fiction with Claire Keegan at the Irish Writer’s Centre, Dublin. 1,111 more words


“Too much statement and not enough suggestion”

This is what many writers are getting wrong, according to Irish short story writer Claire Keegan who passed through Bern this week. Keegan, a woman of strong convictions and deep thoughts, gave a talk and read from her award-winning story… 580 more words