Creative Writing Clinics with Writer-in-Residence Keith Payne

Creative Writing Clinics with Writer-in-Residence Keith Payne

Our Writer in Residence Keith Payne is offering 8 Creative Writing Clinics as part of this year’s Red Line Book Festival. Individual clinics are for 30 minutes each and will be in held in-person in Ballyroan Library. Clinics are free of charge and are open to all writers interested in furthering their practice with expert editorial attention from award-winning poet and translator Keith Payne.

Once you have booked a place for one of the clinics please send no more than 3 poems or up to 1000 words of fiction, drama or creative non-fiction to wir@redlinebookfestival.ie before Oct. 1st All submissions will be read by the Writer and detailed feedback given to each of the selected participants with suggestions for further reading and writing practice.


The Gutter Bookshop is sad they can’t be there in person this year but you can browse (and purchase!) books by the featured authors below CLICK HERE. And remember that there’s no postage to pay in Ireland if you spend over €30 or if you choose to collect your books from either of our bookshops. Just choose the ‘Free Shipping’ or ‘Click & Collect’ options at checkout!


  • Venue: Online
  • Time: Thu 15 Oct, 4pm
  • Price: Free: Booking Required