If young musicians are writing about anxiety and suicide ideation, is it a good idea for parents to let their teens listen to it?
After eviction and financial reality hit him and his family hard, Belfast-born novelist Adrian McKinty was about to give up writing. Then fate, an agent and Stephen King intervened
In an age of amplification by social media, how can artists best serve the causes they wish to represent? For Gavin Friday and other artists, it’s about getting involved with the right issues
Why do we feel pressured to settle down early, get married and have kids? The idea of sprinting through life stages is a cultural hangover from a bygone era – there’s nothing wrong with slow-motion ageing
An intensely personal motivation lies behind L’Ecrivain owner Derry Clarke’s upcoming appearance at the Banquet segment of this year’s Electric Picnic
Derry Clarke told The Sunday Business Post that big investors were creating financial hardship for independent restaurants in the capital.
Star eager to make up for RDS no-show last year
Joseph O’Connor’s latest novel Shadowplay tells the story of a young Bram Stoker and examines the difficulties of the writing life. But for O’Connor, writing for a living is a dream come true
For playwright Lisa Tierney-Keogh, theatre is the family business. But despite her pedigree, no one could have predicted what she would go on to do