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Did You Put The Weasels Out? by Niall Bourke  is a celebration of the modern mythology

On 1st March 2018, Eyewear Publishing will launch Niall Bourke’s debut collection Did you Put The Weasels Out? An epic for an age without heroes, Did You Put The Weasels Out? is a celebration of the modern mythology that takes place in every small town. A modern … Continue reading

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Ronnie O’Gorman to launch The Galway Review 6

Invitation Galway Academic Press and The Galway Review cordially invite you to the launch of The Galway Review 6. This anthology featuring local, national and international writers will be officially launched by Ronnie O’Gorman on Thursday, 26th April, 2018 at 7:00pm. The … Continue reading

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Ann Henning Jocelyn –  “The Warm Flow of Inspiration”

 “The Warm Flow of Inspiration” By Ann Henning Jocelyn When in December 2017 I met up with Kazuo Ishiguro at the Nobel festivities in Stockholm, he needed no reminder that he had met me, his Swedish translator, thirty years ago in … Continue reading

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I LOVE WHERE YOU BELONG SPOKEN WORD EVENT THOOR BALLYLEE GALWAY 28TH OCTOBER 2017

By Richard Gibney Kevin Bateman has been running live-broadcast Spoken Word events over Periscope every few months since the summer of 2016. Many of them take place in areas of Ireland and elsewhere that have been regarded as sacred since ancient times. His … Continue reading

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Doonreagan – Good Opportunities for Recreation

DOONREAGAN is an historic country retreat situated in Cashel: an area of outstanding natural beauty right in the heart of Connemara on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way. With spectacular views at the foot of Cashel Hill, overlooking a sheltered bay of … Continue reading

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Debut collection of poems by Galway-born poet, Mary Ellen Fean

Debut collection of poems by Galway-born poet, Mary Ellen Fean, launched last Saturday, December 9th, 2017,  in The Record Break Cafe, Ennis – DRIFTWOOD, published by Limerick’s Revival Press. Mary Ellen Fean has published her work widely, in Cyphers, The … Continue reading

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Howard Richard Debs’ debut work Gallery Recipient of 2017 Best Book Award

Howard Richard Debs’ debut work Gallery Recipient of 2017 Best Book Award Toronto, Canada, December 10, 2017 With 1000’s of entries world-wide competing in multiple categories, Howard Debs’ new book Gallery: A Collection of Pictures and Words which includes fiction, … Continue reading

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MA Graduation was a seminal event in Daniel Sammon’s life

At a time when many people might be retiring or taking life a little bit easier, a student who recently graduated with an MA in Writing degree was doing the opposite. He might not have sat down and planned it … Continue reading

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Ann Henning Jocelyn to partake of Nobel Prize festivities

Ann Henning Jocelyn from Cashel, Connemara, is spending this week in Stockholm to partake of Nobel Prize festivities, as she translated this year’s literary Laureate, Kazuo Ishiguro, into Swedish. Ann Henning Jocelyn was born in Gothenburg, Sweden, in 1948. After … Continue reading

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Katacha Díaz – Remembering Pam

Katacha Díaz is a Peruvian-American writer.  She lives and writes in a quaint little historic town at the mouth of the Columbia River in the Pacific Northwest. Among the children’s books she has authored is Badger at Sandy Ridge Road … Continue reading

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