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Inkwell Getting Published at Writers Week
This weekend I’ve been at the fabulous Listowel Writers Week, mainly to chair a Getting Published panel, but also to meet with LOTS of fabulous writers – Sarah Webb, Oisin McGann, Paul Perry, Abby Greene to name just a few…
“As we all know, the publishing business in state of flux; digital publishing is a huge new area that’s growing and there are multitudes of new writers clambering to break through into the publishing world.” (my intro)
The Writers Week website has the full story:
Today’s discussion panel, led by Vanessa Fox O’Loughlin of Irish writing website writing.ie, consisted of Simon Trewin (United Agents, London), Faith O’Grady (Lisa Richards Agency) Ciara Doorley (Hachette Editorial Director) and John Walsh (Doire press).
For those of you who couldn’t make it, or for those of you who didn’t make notes, here are some important points, tips and advice from the five-person strong Getting published panel.
Full info with quotes and tips here: http://writersweek.ie/writers-week-event/getting-published
Left to Right below:
Sean Lyons, Chair of the Festival Committee, Me (!), Ciara Doorley Hachette Ireland, Faith O’Grady, Simon Trewin, John Walsh.