Listen to Confessions of a Debut Novelist, hosted by author Chloe Timms, to hear from new and up-and-coming writers about their debut novel. We talk writing journeys, tips and advice and what it's like to be new to the world of publishing. Each episode features a writer about to have their debut novel published, covering adult, YA and children's in a range of genres. We'll hear about rejections and setbacks, how writers signed with their agent and whether their book deal was with an indie publisher or one of the big houses.
A Tale of Three Indies interviews Olivia Fitzsimons. Olivia was an Irish Writers Centre Novel Fair Winner 2020. In the same year she was awarded an Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon Literature Bursary and a Professional Development Award for mentorship with Kit De Waal. Olivia’s debut novel, The Quiet Whispers Never Stop, was published on 14th of April
Olivia Fitzsimons talks about Hans Christian Andersen, Raymond Carver, Donna Tartt, and echoes through time as she tells Ruth McKee which books she would save if her house was on fire.
Olivia Fitzsimons is an award-winning short story writer whose debut novel, The Quiet Whispers Never Stop, is out now with John Murray.
Ireland Creates with Aisling O' Rourke is a podcast about Ireland's storytellers. The story behind storytelling. In each episode, Aisling speaks with a different creative about their life, creative practice and what storytelling means to them. Ireland Creates has featured Writers, Photographers, Musicians and Filmmakers to name just a few. If you would like to get involved please check out www.irelandcreates.com or email Aisling on firstname.lastname@example.org