John-John published in HCE REview, Volume III, Issue I.

One of my short stories, John-John, is published in the current issue of UCD’s literary and art journal, HCE Review. The story has previously been longlisted for the Fish Publishing International SS competition and was considered for Hennessey New Irish Writing with the Irish Times. I am so delighted that John-John has found a permanentContinue reading “John-John published in HCE REview, Volume III, Issue I.”

For the Day that’s in it; some memories.

  Cut Grass and Bogs. In April 1980, we won the Eurovision when Johnny Logan asked us all ‘What’s another Year?’ It was also an Olympics year and standing on that wonderful, teenage cusp of endless possibility and kind delusion, I thought I was destined to be a sports super star in future Games. AContinue reading “For the Day that’s in it; some memories.”

Now enrolling for March 2017. Places fill up quickly.

Kildare Writing Centre. Now enrolling for Spring/Summer courses. Director: Pauline Clooney.   Established in 2016, the Kildare Writing Centre provides courses in creative writing in comfortable surroundings with small class sizes. Now enrolling for Spring/Summer courses. ‘Writing that Short Story’. If you’ve always wanted to write something, always believed that you had a story toContinue reading “Now enrolling for March 2017. Places fill up quickly.”