One of the wonderful pleasures of being a published author is the people you meet on the way and the response you get to your work. If it was still sitting in my computer or lurking on a shelf in a sheaf of untidy pages, I'd be missing out on so much.
On Thursday I dropped a copy of Dad's Red Dress into the library at the Ark for their library, one of the most exciting venues in Dublin for innovative art and theatre. I can remember going to the most amazing shows there - from drumming workshops to an entire riveting play by finger puppets to an audience with the wonderful Derek Landy, author of the Skullduggary series.
Dads Red Dress, and especially Ponchinello the piranha, is so excited to be here The Ark Parrot and Giraffe were commissioned from J Bortoli and B Buckley back when The Ark opened in 1995.
And, in case it's of interest, I'm available to meet with book clubs, give readings or workshops in schools or libraries or festivals on writing, visual storytelling, creating character, screenwriting and more... (See contact details below)
Also available from select independent booksellers includng Charlie Byrne's Bookshop, Galway, Maynooth Bookshop, Kildare and Books Upstairs, Dublin.
Radio interview on Dublin South FM
Contact details:Lindsay J Sedgwick