Niamh Clune

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Story Corner With Dr. NanaPlum: The Hero in us.

 “If you are interested in stories with happy endings, you would be better off reading some other book.” Now! Don’t these opening lines capture the imagination immediately? Of course, you … Continue reading

July 1, 2014 · 4 Comments

Story Corner With Dr. NanaPlum: The Lechlade Festival

Lechlade is here again! And I will be reading some of my stories written in verse in their poetry tent. Here is a snippet from Is The Sky Sad?…This one … Continue reading

May 13, 2014 · 6 Comments

Story Corner With Dr.NanaPlum

‘Tis the wisdom that should speak Though it’s playing hide & seek ~ Very often hard to find Is it forward or behind? Is it up, or  is it down? … Continue reading

April 22, 2014 · 2 Comments

Wednesday Poetry Corner: Attention!!! The Internet Detonator sabotaged my call for Mother submissions!

Dear poets, I have caught the bug! Not the bug that drives us to write voraciously from pleasure ~ but the blasted internet detonator that has been going about lately! … Continue reading

April 16, 2014 · 5 Comments

Opening Lines: Deborah Lightfoot.

I thought it might be great to feature the opening lines of some novelist friends of mine. After all, if the opening lines don’t grab you, you probably won’t read … Continue reading

December 14, 2013 · 14 Comments

The Writer/Publisher Corner With Niamh Clune ~ Thinking Outside The Box.

I am a writer, always have been, always will be, because I am addicted to it. I need to write like…well…breathing!  That said, I have now found myself falling into another … Continue reading

December 10, 2013 · 9 Comments

Plum Tree Books News-Flash

Dear friends, we have some new and very brilliant people joining us on Plum Tree Books. I am delighted to announce that Dr. Aprilia Zank, poet, editor, lecturer and translator will … Continue reading

December 5, 2013 · 3 Comments

Author’s Corner With Tahlia Newland

It is my great pleasure to feature my friend and fellow author, Tahlia Newland. I introduced you to Tahlia a couple of weeks ago and Tahlia is about to release … Continue reading

June 29, 2013 · 7 Comments

Editor’s Corner With Shawn MacKenzie

Originally posted on MacKENZIE's Dragon's Nest:
Deviling the Details Those of you who visited the Editor’s Corner last week will likely think I am working in a backasswards…

June 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Author’s Corner: Who’s On the Plum Tree?

Today, I want to introduce you all to a very inspiring, dynamic and magnetic lady: Tahlia Newland. She is one of those people that hardly seems to sleep ~ always creating, … Continue reading

June 15, 2013 · 10 Comments

Editor’s Corner: With Shawn MacKenzie!

Originally posted on MacKENZIE's Dragon's Nest:
Other Eyes and Beatles Wisdom “The trick to forgetting the big picture is to look at everything close up.” …Chuck Palahniuk “It…

June 11, 2013 · 6 Comments

Editor’s Corner: With Shawn MacKenzie.

Originally posted on MacKENZIE's Dragon's Nest:
The Precision of Words “I do love perusing the dictionary to find how many words I don’t use – words that have…

May 7, 2013 · 3 Comments