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Sharp Words, Solemn Realities

As Easter Sunday brings with it the quiet recollection of Christ’s death on the cross, I had wanted a story to read that meant something to share and to analyze. 693 more words

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Fiction Workshop with Claire Keegan

Fiction Workshop with Irish writer Claire Keegan
Goldsmiths University, London
April 21 & 22, 2018. 9:30am–5:30pm, both days.

Claire Keegan, internationally acclaimed author and teacher of creative writing, will run a 2 day fiction workshop in London. 374 more words

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"Adventure is just bad planning." (Roald Amundsen, leader of the first expedition to reach the South Pole)

Happy New Year! My 2018 is rubbish so far but I’m hopeful of improvement – I’ve caught the horrible virus everyone is down with at the moment. 1,321 more words

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Foster by Claire Keegan

It is a hot summer in Rural Ireland. A small girl is taken by her father and sent to live with strangers on a farm in Wexford. 123 more words

An evening with Claire Keegan, author of 'Foster'

Last night, I attended a reading and Q&A with Irish author Claire Keegan. This event was part of the Well Festival of Arts and Wellbeing, which is in its fifth year here in Waterford city and county. 498 more words

Writing

Working With Your Heroes

It’s been an amazing year so far. I’ve appeared on panels with two of my heroes – George Saunders on BBC Radio 3 and Anne Enright at… 326 more words

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Appearing at Singapore Writers Festival

The Straight Times announces I’ll be attending the Singapore Writers Festival in November alongside Claire Keegan, Colin Barrett & 6 other Irish writers. Can’t wait! 85 more words

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