Books Arts Council Literature Bursary

Arts Council Literature Bursary

I’m so happy and grateful to receive a literature bursary from the Arts Council to finish my debut novel. Underwater was runner-up for the The Crime Writers’ Association Debut Dagger award this year and I’m just so excited for my characters that so many people are rooting for them! Watch this space…

Books Runner-up for the 2021 Debut Dagger

Runner-up for the 2021 Debut Dagger

I am so thrilled to be highly commended (i.e. runner-up) at the 2021 CWA Dagger Awards. And I’m so excited for my characters, that they might get the platform and readers they deserve. We all have a little party every time I sit down with them and hopefully we will get to share our adventures …

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Books Shortlisted for the Debut Dagger

Shortlisted for the Debut Dagger

That longlist has become a shortlist and my novel Underwater is still on it! I’m beside myself with excitement now and looking forward to the awards ceremony on the 1st of July. I’m a little bit gobsmacked at the interest in Underwater and working hard to get it ready for submission. Watch this space…  

Books Make the Home you Love

Make the Home you Love

Are you planning on brightening up your home or working on your garden this summer? Or do you just like having a nose around other people’s houses? Make the Home you Love, the bestselling guide to home design and renovation in Ireland, is just what you need. Now updated with over 200 photos, it is …

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Books The CWA Debut Dagger Award

The CWA Debut Dagger Award

My NaNoWriMo novel, Underwater, has been longlisted for the Crime Writer’s Association Debut Dagger Award and I am giddy with excitement. It’s my first ever attempt at a novel so I’m a bit gobsmacked but that’s definitely my name on the longlist – right? The shortlist will be announced on the 20th of May and the …

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