The unweekly herding: stepping up to the mic

It would seem there are two types of writers – those who are comfortable with reading their work to an audience, and those who would rather be trapped in a lift with Piers Morgan than stand before a microphone. EM Reapy, author of Red Dirt, is of the latter variety. In an upfront piece for the Irish Times last week, she explained that, though… Read More The unweekly herding: stepping up to the mic

Fiction at The Friary, February 2017: guest speaker Eimear Ryan

It was another terrific afternoon at the second Fiction at The Friary event on Sunday. Having had a listening-only seat in the downstairs part of the bar last month, this time I was upstairs in the fancy seats, where I had a perfect view of all the speakers on the peculiar landing area between the two floors… Read More Fiction at The Friary, February 2017: guest speaker Eimear Ryan