Three Westmeath writers feature in new book from Wordsmiths Tullamore

Three writers from Westmeath are members of Wordsmiths Tullamore, who have announce thed launch of their second book, ‘Journeys’.

Following the success of their debut publication, ‘Whisperings’, in 2018, Wordsmiths promise to captivate readers and leave a lasting impression.

The three Westmeath contributors are Martha McMahon from Kilbeggan, Josie Scully from Tyrrellspass and Mary Campbell from Streamstown. Mary and Martha also featured in ‘Whisperings’; for Josie (Martha’s sister) ‘Journeys’ represents her first time being published.

‘Journeys’ is a collection of thought-provoking stories and poems that explore the profound and often transformative experiences life’s journey offers.

With an array of voices, styles, and themes, the writers of Wordsmiths Tullamore delve deep into the human experience, touching on themes of love, loss, hope, and resilience.

Each piece in the anthology invites readers to embark on a unique voyage, delving into the hearts and minds of the writers as they share their most intimate reflections.

Launch event

The launch of ‘Journeys’ is at John Lee’s Bar, Church Street, Tullamore, on Thursday October 12 at 8pm.

A welcoming venue, John Lee’s Bar has long championed the arts in Tullamore, as host of poetry and music events.

Guests can meet the authors, have copies of their book signed and enjoy live readings.

Networking and the chance to mingle with fellow book enthusiasts, local literary figures, and members of the Wordsmiths Tullamore will be an important part of the evening.

This event is open to the public, and everyone is welcome to attend. Admission is free.

Those unable to join at the book launch can buy copies from Choice Publishing at in the Book Store.