The other day I read a tweet about preparing for festival season. I assumed that it was related to Electric Picnic or Glastonbury, advising us to get our ‘festival on’ by donning the obligatory uniform of wellies, trilby and cut off shorts. But imagine my surprise, dear reader, when I realised the tweet was referring… Continue reading A Party Of One
One of the great things about living in Galway is the amount of festivals we have here. For writers, however, there is one that stands out from the crowd and that is the Cúirt International Festival Of Literature. When the giant pencils appear on the old cobbled streets of the Latin Quarter, probably dropped by… Continue reading Literary Festivals – who pays?