Writer Anna Carey tells us how dialogue can help bring a story to life and gives us some key tips for creating realistic characters in her NovelTeens mini masterclass. How do you write believable dialogue?
Director’s Book Club
MoLI members are invited to join our Director, Simon O’Connor, to discuss two short stories from the new collection The Art of the Glimpse: Edna O’Brien’s ‘The Journey’, and Chiamaka Enyi-Amadi’s ‘Dishonoring the Dead’. We are delighted to feature Chiamaka Enyi-Amadi as this month’s special guest. To register, check the MoLI members bulletin for a sign-up link. Pick up The Art of the Glimpse, edited by Sinéad Gleeson, here.
Have you ever seen a dragonfly? Today’s Bright Sparks Creative Burst is about all creatures great and small. Join Sarah Webb for stories, word games and poems inspired by animals – with a cameo by Sarah’s dog, Lucky!
Join children’s writer and creative writing teacher Sarah Webb for day two of Bright Sparks Creative Bursts. Using story prompts and word games, Sarah will inspire you to go wild with your imagination!