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I wrote this short story a few years ago. Never did anything with it but it’s one of hundreds of poems, stories and pieces of things that I’ve written here and there in the past that I still like. 1,488 more words


48. The Second Semi-Annual Writers Retreat


For the second time we take our podcast out of the urban setting and take inspiration from the rural idyll. In this case the rural idyll was extremely cold, so it wore its hoody indoors the whole time. 58 more words


Fighting Traffic, Fear And Frosting for the launch of OUR DESTINY IS BLOOD

It’s 5.30pm on a Friday evening and I’m sitting in the front passenger seat of the car in horrendous traffic. Cars inch along, bumper to bumper. 1,067 more words

On Writing

Bonus Review: The Lesser Bohemians

Since it’s approaching an American holiday and so many people have time off, I thought I would post an additional review this week! Please feel free to check out some of my other book reviews, or let me know if there are books you want to see me review! 257 more words

Book Review

NaNoWriMo 2017 • Day 1 Complete

It’s hard to believe that it’s November 1st already, but here we are. It feels like yesterday that I was writing my first NaNo story… 274 more words


Irish Author Of 'It's Not Yet Dark' Dies Aged 43

Simon Fitzmaurice, Irish filmmaker and author of bestselling memoir ‘It’s Not Yet Dark’ has died aged 43.

If you don’t know of him, he was a creator from Wicklow who had a decade-long battle with motor neurone disease (MND). 273 more words

Irish Writer

#Book Review: Operation Trumpsformation by Ross O’Carroll-Kelly

I’m not sure how popular Ross O’Carroll-Kelly is ‘out foreign’, but since 1998 this satirical creation of journalist Paul Howard has been shining a spotlight on Ireland’s society through the privileged lens of a rich Dublin southside rugby player. 170 more words