MY WRITING WORKSHOP IS ALREADY OVER HALF FULL....Don't say you weren't warned.....
This festival gets more successful year on year, and I'm thrilled to be taking part again. 
If you want to book a place on my FREE creative writing workshop 'Exploring Character and Story' go to www.tallafest.ie and book your place! 
This event is always oversubscribed so get booking!! ‪#‎Tallafest15‬


Lots of great events happening as part of this year's Wexford Literary Festival, and I'm delighted to be sharing a panel about 'WRITING COMPELLING FICTION' with Rachael English, Carmel Harrington and Claudia Carroll. 





Strawberry fest



It will take place between 9.45 – 11.15 on Saturday the 27th June. for full line up of events over the weekend, check out details HERE 


Crime Scene Analysis - IWC Course











ADVANCED CRIME FICTION WRITING - One Day Course 9th May at the Irish Writers Centre

Available for booking from this week, but there are ONLY 3 places left! So if you are interested, get booking!

This course with Louise Phillips is aimed at writers who have completed an introductory creative writing course and/or are currently writing a crime fiction novel. It will focus on plot development, hot seating your principle characters, incorporating tension and a fast pace into your story, one with page turning quality, and how best to create effective dialogue. There will be a series of workshop exercises, along with a talk from a crime scene professional.


24th FEBRUARY Lisburn City Library 6.45 Louise Phillips in Conversation with Eoin McNamee - FREE EVENT
6th MARCH ENNIS BOOK Festival - 4.45 Temple Gate Hotel - Launch by LOUISE PHILLIPS of THE NIGHT GAME by Frank Golden (Salmon Fiction)
24th APRIL LIBRARY AFTER DARK WRITERS' Cafe - 6.30 Clondalkin Library - LOUISE PHILLIPS Crime Fiction Workshop 
27th JUNE WEXFORD Literary Festival - 1.00 - 2.00 Author Panel
Lots of other news and events to follow...but this will do for now!!

If you are in and around Lisburn on the 24th February next - it would be terrific to see you at this event with myself and Eoin McNamee!!


Lisburn Library