I’m off to The British Academy of Film and Television Arts later this month (July) because I am one of ten lucky finalists chosen to pitch an original idea to TV Commissioners in the 2010 Pitch Up Competition
My short story ‘Glamour and Grime’ has been shortlisted for the London Fringe Short Fiction Award 2009 sponsored by the Times Literary Supplement and Waterstones
My full length play ‘Changes‘ is having it’s first professional production at Lonodn Irish Theatre in Camden Town July 21st-23rd 2009
My short play ‘Elvis Has Entered the World’ is being performed this May at The Cock Theatre in London after being shortlisted in Artists Anonymous 2009 New Writing Competition
My short story ‘Tipping Point’ has been shortlisted for the RTE Radio ! Frank MacManus Short Story Competition 2009 – http://www.rte.ie/radio1/francismacmanus/1101400.html – hurrah !
My short story ‘The Red Dress’ has been awarded second prize in the 6th Sean O’ Faolain Short Competition. Congratulations to Julia Van Middlesworth from New Jersey USA who won, and all the shortlisted writers. There were 770 entries and it’s an international competition so didn’t we do well ?
December 2008 – I was announced winner of The Guardian’s Mary Stott Prize 2008