Lifeboat House, Kilmore Quay

Upcoming Events


14:00 - 16:00 fri27sep14:00fri16:00Masterclass - An afternoon with John Banville Join celebrated author and proud Wexfordman John Banville for a very special afternoon of chat and convivial conversation. John will answer attendee questions about his works, his craft and will elucidate a writing life well-lived in an intimate Q&A session facilitated by a member of the Write By The Sea Committee. Numbers Restricted.Lifeboat House, Lifeboat House, Kilmore Quay

09:30 - 11:30 sat28sep09:30sat11:30Workshop - Tense & POV in Short Story WritingJoin Lucy Caldwell for a hands-on workshop to explore some of the more unusual options available for writers of short stories – things that the short story can do brilliantly, and that might not be sustainable with longer-form prose. Participants will look at second-person and choral narration, the possibilities of future tense, conditional tense, imperative tense and will leave the workshop with lots of fun things to try.Lifeboat House, Lifeboat House, Kilmore Quay

16:00 - 17:30 sat28sep16:00sat17:30Seminar - How to carve out a creative lifeJami Attenberg (A Reason to See You Again, All This Could Be Yours, The Middlesteins) invites you to join her for an immersive experience. What does it take to lead a creative life every day? This workshop will share ideas and perspectives for putting your own creativity first: How can writers best serve their own creative processes? Where do you go for inspiration? How important is community to our writing lives? And how can you create a life in this business of art? Workshop will include a talk, and a writing prompt with a group write-along. Jami will also explain the development of the worldwide literary movement #1000wordsofsummer.Lifeboat House, Lifeboat House, Kilmore Quay

09:00 - 11:00 sun29sep09:00sun11:00Workshop - Archetypes & ImagerySarah Maria Griffin, winner of the An Post Young Adult Book of the Year Award, will guide writers through a hands-on workshop about interpreting the tarot as a dictionary of archetypes, a tool for telling stories, deepening character and getting unstuck. Lifeboat House, Lifeboat House, Kilmore Quay

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