Category Archives: writer

On the dole again, I can’t wait to get on the dole again!


Okay its not technically true, I am still self-employed, however my largest client did drop me like an unwanted hot potato in late January. So after I have had enough time to think it through and gather my thoughts – … Continue reading

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Britain got any talent?


I was asked to write this for a national paper in Ireland, but thanks to Simon Cowells legal team the paper were too scared of litigation.  Its here on my blog where I can publish what I choose. In late September last year Jackie … Continue reading

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Finished my Masters!!!!!


I cannot really believe it, but I handed in my Thesis on friday 25th January and my Masters in Professional Writing is complete! Never will there be a more apt time to overuse exclaimation mark!!! What started two years ago … Continue reading

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London Screenwriters Festival here I come!!!


Slowly but surely over the last two years I have got increasingly more confident about my abilty as a writer and in particular as a screenwriter. Last autumn when I first became aware of The London Screenwriters Festival I thought … Continue reading

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Dubliners in Dublin


Today I think I possibly had the best theatre of my life. I was brought up going to community plays and I also love Friel, Shakespeare and Marie Jones. I love Oscar Wilde with an unending passion.  I absolutely loved … Continue reading

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Professional Photo shoot


Yesterday myself and Jackie had booked in to get some professional photos for our Red Velvet Theatre Company website and our FB page (launching soon). I cannot recommend Elaine Watters highly enough, nor can I stress to any woman over … Continue reading

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6000 hits!!! THANK YOU!!!!


This was quite a week, seeing my first paid feature published in The Examiner, getting contact from two long lost relatives of Edith Nile Peacock and today discovering I have 6000 hits!!!   Thanks to everyone who has double clicked … Continue reading

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