Tag Archives: Fermanagh

The latest Fermanagh Miscellany is now available

I’m pleased to tell you that Fermanagh Miscellany 2021, the annual anthology produced by Fermanagh Authors’ Association, has just been released. As always it’s a diverse mix of fact, fiction and poetry. Inside you’ll find articles ranging from Newtownbutler to … Continue reading

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Fermanagh Miscellany 2014: A Decade Of Turmoil

Last week Fermanagh Miscellany 2014: A Decade of Turmoil, an eighth collection of writings by members of Fermanagh Authors’ Association, was released as an ebook. The print edition of the book sold out very quickly when it was released last … Continue reading

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Where Would You Like To Be On St Patrick’s Day?

On St Patrick’s Day many people, especially Irish expats and those who wish they were Irish, think of Ireland. Whether they remember their home place or the location of a memorable holiday, they return to it in their minds. For … Continue reading

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Celebrating Fermanagh Gems

Today is the eve of the 2013 G8 Summit. It’s being held in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. Reporters and cameramen, preparing for the event, have been roaming the streets of Enniskillen and the rest of the county for a couple … Continue reading

Posted in June 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Fermanagh Featured In Ireland’s Own

The G8 Summit is approaching and media attention is turning to Fermanagh. There’s oodles of documentaries, news reports and newspaper articles. Not to be left out, I’ve highlighted some of Fermanagh’s attractions for Ireland’s Own magazine. If you are interested, … Continue reading

Posted in June 2013 | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Fermanagh Gems

With the thirty-ninth G8 Summit soon to be held in a quiet corner of County Fermanagh in Northern Ireland, not too far from where I live, I got to thinking that there’s probably lots of people who know little about … Continue reading

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Fermanagh Miscellany 2012 Is Here

I’ve delayed starting my Christmas preparations because I had a book to get to the printers and then a launch to organise. So there’s no decorations up at our house, few gifts bought and no Christmas cards written – don’t … Continue reading

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Fermanagh Authors’ Association’s First Ebook

Now that the hard work is past – writing my contributions (stories and articles) and co-editing the book – I’m gearing up for the launch of Fermanagh Miscellany 2011 on 10th November in Charlie’s Bar, Enniskillen. But first we have … Continue reading

Posted in October 2011 | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Sean McElgunn Ventures Online

When should a writer begin his own blog? That’s a question that’s sometimes discussed in advice for writers. I’m not going to add to that discussion here. But, I’d say that once he’s passed his 80th birthday seems as good … Continue reading

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Fermanagh Miscellany 2010 Launch Night

Thursday evening was blustery – the kind of evening that is best enjoyed beside a roaring fire. But it didn’t deter the hardy crowd that attended the launch of Fermanagh Miscellany 2010. One couple narrowly missed hitting a fallen tree and had to move … Continue reading

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