WRITERS JAKI McCarrick, Ciaran Ferriter, and Paul Lewis, will read at the Over The Edge: Open Reading in the Galway City Library on Thursday February 23 at 6.30pm.
McCarrick is a playwright and short story writer. She has won many awards for her work, including the 2005 SCDA National Playwriting Competition for The Mushroom Pickers, and she was the first recipient of the Liverpool Lennon Paper Poetry competition, which she was awarded by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy. See her blog at jakiscloudnine.blogspot.ie
Ferriter's 'Passing Storm' was first published by the Mayo Advertiser and has proved very popular online. Cork born, Galway based Lewis, has participated in writing workshops with Susan Millar DuMars and Kevin Higgins.
There will be an open-mic after the featured readers. New readers are welcome. Admission to the reading is free.