The Friday Fiction featuring Jay Howard

  A Nice Cup of Tea Laura parks in front of the sprawling farmhouse and walks back across the yard to close the five-bar gate. The metal spring catch is warm in her hand, the air suffused with… Read More

Calling all budding junior JK Rowlings and Roddy Doyles out there! This could be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for!

Harper Collins are publishing a very special book later on in the year…and your story could be in it! Beyond the Stars is an anthology of short stories ‘of Adventure, Magic and Wonder’ written by such famous authors as John Boyne , Eoin… Read More

The Christmas Gift with Heart

The Big Reveal: The Cover Art for our Wateraid Anthology

Available this Monday 1st July from Smashwords. Don’t forget to go to Just Giving to make your donation to Wateraid. Thank you.

Of Words and Water #2: The Healing Power of Water

I have always lived near water. In Co Cavan, where I now live, it is said there is a lake for every day of the year…that’s a lot of water! If Wicklow is the Garden of Ireland, then… Read More

Of Words and Water

I spent much of my childhood living in hot countries. Kuwait is a desert country in the Middle East. I remember at junior school, watching the thermometer climb to 50’C…in the shade! Initially, we lived on a farm… Read More