Author Archives: emmaleene

Easter rising Centenary, The Soothsayer

I’m rousing my blog from it’s hibernation in time for the 1916 Easter rising Centenary. I will return with a post about what I’ve been up to but for now I will share my 1916 flash fiction story called “The Soothsayer” … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

SECOND CHANCE, A SHORT STORY ANTHOLOGY

Originally posted on Deuxiemepeau; Picturing Poetry by Damien B. Donnelly:
It’s here. Over the summer months, http://www.originalwriting.ie launched three short story competitions and chose 10 winners from each to create its short story anthology 2015. On Friday 6th November 2015,…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Thames Way by Diarmuid Fitzgerald, launch info and sample haiku

Looking forward to Diarmuid’s launch On Thursday. Me and Diarmuid are members of the Kilroy Kids’ Writing group, a small group of six that meet at least monthly usually in the Irish Writers’ Centre to give each other support and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Lessons

Here’s a story to mark my granddad’s 10th anniversary. It’s a story called Lessons, Originally published in Cake.shortandsweet, issue 5, October 2012. My granddad was going to be a priest. He was doing his training when he met my grandmother … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Interview with E.R. Murray, author of ‘The Book of Learning’!

Originally posted on SJ O'Hart:
What a blogging coup I have for you today: an interview with the fabulous E.R. Murray, author of the recently published The Book of Learning (Mercier Press)! A fabulous Middle Grade fantasy about Ebony…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Liberties: Flash Fiction from Ireland now released on iTunes!

Originally posted on libertiesflash:
Last month, Liberties Festival Dublin held its very first flash fiction competition. Writers were called on to submit their best 50-300 words on the theme ‘Liberties’ – either the concept of liberties or The Liberties area…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Another State, Another License Plate; Part 4: Country House

I was delighted to have a story of mine called The Hitchhiker published by The Ogham Stone, which launched last week. Looking forward to attending the launch tomorrow of another book in which I’ll have a story published, Insplinters Anthology 2015. This 100 … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment