Writing & Publishing Courses

  • Telling it True: Writing Stories from Life
    Sat, Nov 30
    Harold Boys National School
    Nov 30, 2019, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Harold Boys National School, St Patrick's Rd, Dalkey, Co. Dublin, Ireland
    Martina Devlin, one of Ireland’s leading columnists, shows you how to write the current and very popular personal essay, as well as newspaper, magazine, online articles and opinion pieces. Only 10 tickets available.
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  • Hooking the Reader: How to Write Magic Opening Lines
    Sat, Nov 30
    Harold Boys National School
    Nov 30, 2019, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Harold Boys National School, St Patrick's Rd, Dalkey, Co. Dublin, Ireland
    How can we hone our ideas to create zesty beginnings that hook the reader and make the writer feel proud? What are the rules for writing a great opening, if any? Tackle those tricky beginnings head on with prize-winning author June Caldwell. Only 10 tickets available.
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  • How To Get Published
    Sat, Nov 30
    Harold Boys National School
    Nov 30, 2019, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Harold Boys National School, St Patrick's Rd, Dalkey, Co. Dublin, Ireland
    Vanessa Fox O’Loughlin, Ireland’s publishing guru and literary scout, gives you the most up-to-date and relevant information on how to get published. Course delivered in a theatre-style setting.
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  • What the Editor Wants
    Sat, Nov 30
    Harold Boys National School
    Nov 30, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Harold Boys National School, St Patrick's Rd, Dalkey, Co. Dublin, Ireland
    Ciara Doorley, Editorial Director of Hachette Ireland, shows you exactly how to prepare your manuscript for submission to a publishing company. Only 10 tickets available.
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  • Writing Home: Creative Writing for Beginners with Catherine Dunne
    Sat, Nov 30
    Harold Boys National School
    Nov 30, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Harold Boys National School, St Patrick's Rd, Dalkey, Co. Dublin, Ireland
    Do you have an idea for a book or short story? This wonderful course has been created specifically for new writers and writers who feel 'stuck' in any way, by PEN award-winning Catherine Dunne, author of 10 novels. She will expertly steer you on your way. Only 10 tickets available.
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  • Pure Poetry
    Sat, Nov 30
    Harold Boys National School
    Nov 30, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Harold Boys National School, St Patrick's Rd, Dalkey, Co. Dublin, Ireland
    Have you always wanted to try your hand at writing poetry but don't know where to start? Do you have an ear for a great lyric? Here's how to explore further, with award-winning poet and expert facilitator Nell Regan. Only 10 tickets available.
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