nothing is more frightening than your own imagination.
My interview with Hot Press can be found here.Continue Reading →
29th October: Heading South ...Continue Reading →
Yesterday was cracking fun. I got to join Alex Barclay, Ava McCarthy and Niamh O’Connor at the Hibernian Club on Stephen’s Green for a 40’s styled photo-shoot. The finished product will appear in The Examiner sometimes in October.The theme was ‘more deadly than the male’, and it goes with a piece written by Declan Burke.
I have to say, what a lot of work goes on behind the scenes for a photo-shoot (!) makeup, hair, styling, lighting. ...Continue Reading →
When I started writing first I was as green as a HB Fat Frog. I couldn’t type, did not understand the concept of grammar; indeed could barely get my head around commas let alone semi-colons and colons. The only thing I was sure of was that I wanted to tell stories and in that regard I have been lucky enough to be allowed follow my dream.
From getting an agent – the peerless Faith O’Grady from the Lisa Richards Agency ...Continue Reading →
I’ve been a little flat out of late and the next few weeks appear pretty jam-packed by my standards too, but I do have news and I will share it with you later this week. Cool, scary, exciting news. The kind of news that makes me wake up in a cold sweat at 4 A.M. Yeah, it’s like that.
Until then, can I direct you along to here where fellow scribe Declan Burke has posted reviews of the very excellent ...Continue Reading →
Okay, behind the scene busy bees were being busy, goldilock style worker fairies were getting this cover ‘just right’ and lo, I think we have cracked it.
This is the cover for the new book, I am so excited about it I am typing this while hovering an inch above my seat. Publication details to follow.Continue Reading →
Fellow scribe and all round good egg Declan Burke – last seen round these parts as editor and shepherd for the excellent Down These Green Streets – has a new novel about to bounce free. Absolute Cool Zero, which I had the pleasure to read a number of drafts ago, will be launched in Continue Reading →