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On The Nail Literary Gathering

Poetry, prose and performance with always new guest readers, followed by an open mic
POETRY – FICTION – STORYTELLING – MUSIC
All those interested on creative writing are welcome to attend on the night.

Tues 7th Aug 2018 @ Chez le Fab, Arthur’s Quay Park, Limerick at 8:00 pm

Chez le Fab

Arthur's Park, Limerick
Tel 087 2996409

The Limerick Writers’ Centre Presents

The Aug 2018 ‘On The Nail’ Literary Gathering

Tuesday 7th Aug 2018 @ Chez le Fab, Arthur’s Quay Park, Limerick. Start 8.00pm sharp!

The Limerick Writers’ Centre

Presents

The Aug 2018 ‘On the Nail’ Literary Gathering

Tues 7th Aug 2018 at Chez le Fab, Arthur’s Quay Park, Limerick. Start 8pm

This month, our guests are James Finnegan and Pauline Fayne

 Pauline Fayne was born in Dublin in 1954.  Her poems have been published in a variety of magazines and anthologies in Ireland and have been broadcast on radio stations throughout Europe.

Her collections include : ‘Journey’ (Sheveck Press 1979), ‘Killer of Fishes’ (Stonebridge Publications 2001), and ‘I’m Fine, Really’ (Stonebridge Publications 2005) are now out of print. Her New and Selected poems ‘Mowing in the Dark’ was published by Revival Press in June 2011.

Pauline is currently working on poems inspired by old family photographs and research into her family history.

 Dublin-born James Finnegan has been highly commended in the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Competition, short-listed in Over The Edge New Writer of the Year, short-listed in The Canterbury Anthology for Poet of the Year, and published in The Irish Times – Hennessy New Irish Writing, Poetry Ireland Review, CYPHERS, Skylight47, North West Words, and the anthology The Best New British & Irish Poets 2018. Finnegan, who holds a doctor of philosophy in living educational theory, is married to Livinia and lives outside Letterkenny in the countryside. His first full collection of poems, Half-Open Door, is published by Eyewear Publishing and was launched in Listowel on June 1st 2018.

 Everyone is invited to take part in the open-mic after the main event, poets, storytellers, musicians and writers. Even if you don’t write you are welcome to bring something along to read. The night begins at 8.00pm and admission is free. So join us on the night and make this event something special.

NOTE: Our special authors book table will again be in operation, so if you want your book, CD’s etc publicised make sure you are represented on the table. Contact Dominic Taylor at 087 2996409 to make arrangements.

‘On the nail’ literary gathering is currently funded by the Arts Council of Ireland

 

 

Special Guests

Pauline Fayne

James Finnegan

Event date: Tuesday 7th August 2018


Everyone is invited to take part in the open-mic after the main event, poets, storytellers, musicians and writers . Even if you don't write you are welcome to bring something along to read. The night begins at 8.00pm and admission is free. So join us on the night and make this event something special.

NOTE: Our special authors book table will again be in operation, so if you want your book, CD's etc publicised make sure you are represented on the table.