Do you write stories or poetry? Then Carrick-on-Shannon’s Children’s Literature Festival is looking for you!
They intend to publish a book called Wild Words which will contain a selection of pieces submitted by young people. Helen Carr, editor with O’Brien Press and Anna Carey, author of ‘The Real Rebecca’ will run a two day writing course for 10 of the authors contained in the book. Young writers aged 14 to 18 should submit their piece as a word document attachment in an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is June 30th. More info from The Reading Room.