You can listen to my short story “The Two of Hearts” on Soundcloud. The story was originally broadcast on RTÉ Radio, read by actress Catriona Ni Mhurchú. Click on the picture to listen:Read more "Soundclouding …"
The album will be for sale on iTunes as soon as my twelve-year-old niece can explain to me how iTunes works.Read more "The Parallel Universe of Regret"
I’m very pleased to announce that I had a short story published in The Irish Times on Saturday, as this month’s winner of the Hennessy Short Story of the Month. Which is very nice. You can read the story here, if you want.Read more "19 Ways to Say “I Love You”"
via A Dreaming Skin If you’re ready to take your writing to the next level, there are plenty of poetry competitions, writing submissions and opportunities open or with deadlines open in January to make 2017 your… Source: Poetry Competitions & Opportunities – January 2017Read more "Poetry Competitions & Opportunities – January 2017"
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I don’t even know why they call it television anymore, when so many shows are streamed online instead of broadcast. Anyway, here are some of the more buzzed-about new offerings for 2017.Read more "Coming Soon … to a Laptop Near You"
When his novel G. won the Booker Prize in 1972, Berger gave half of the prize money to the Black Panthers.Read more "RIP John Berger"
Happy New Year to all my readers. Thanks for all your views and comments. You helped make 2016 marginally less shitty. I plan on spending a lot of time writing (and rewriting) in 2017 – I have a novel to finish – so you may not see many posts from me. The Begorrathon is happening […]Read more "Happy New Year"