Members of Writepace


Sarah Moore Fitzgerald

Founding member and co-ordinator

Sarah Moore Fitzgerald is an award winning teacher, researcher and novelist at the University of Limerick where she teaches creative writing.

Bob Burke

Founding Member

Author of the award winning Third Pig Detective Agency series, gamer, reader, movie fan, Chelsea FC, Munster Rugby, Kraftwerk, SF.

Noel Harrington

Founding Member

Noel Harrington's work has been published in The Stinging Fly, The Honest Ulsterman and Southword and broadcast on Sunday Miscellany.

Eoin Devereux

Director of Events

Eoin Devereux is an academic and author.

Dan Mooney

Dan Mooney is a novelist, amateur actor, occasional screenwriter, rugby commentator and air traffic controller from Limerick.

Gráinne O'Brien

Gráinne O'Brien is a writer, editor and book buyer and seller living in Limerick City.

Sheila Killian

Sheila Killian is an academic and author based in Limerick. Her first novel, Something Bigger, will be published in 2021.

Jackie O'Shaughnessy

Jackie has a background in copywriting, advertising, clothes design. She works in UL. She is interested in all things artistic, especially crafts, photography & writing and has had contributions placed in local competitions and included in Connect Magazine, IMNDA and The Oghram Stone. She is currently working, (slowly), on a TV Series and a Play.

Geri Maye

Geri Maye is a presenter, broadcaster and writer based in Limerick

Vivienne McKechnie

Vivienne McKechnie holds an MA in Creative Writing from the University of Limerick. Her debut poetry collection, A Butterfly’s Wing, was published by Arlen House in 2013. Her poem, Letting Go, was published in Windharp, Poems of Ireland since 1916. She has edited two poetry anthologies and is an active member of the Limerick Literary Festival committee.

Kerry Neville

Kerry Neville has published two collections of short stories and is an Assistant Professor and Coordinator of the MFA and Undergraduate Creative Writing Program at Georgia College and State University.

Hilda McHugh

Hilda is the author of several novels.

Jo Gibney

Jo Gibney is a writer based in Limerick who was recently long-listed for the Sean Ó Faoiláin International Short Story Competition.

Cat Hogan

Cat Hogan is an award-nominated Irish Novelist and screenwriter from Co. Wexford

Sarah Togher

Sarah Togher is an emerging writer originally from North Mayo.

Pippa Slattery

Pippa Slattery has just completed the M.A. for Creative Writing at the University of Limerick.