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Cailleach (Witch) a Novel by Jane Gilheaney Barry

Cailleach (Witch) a Novel by Jane Gilheaney Barry

As you know I’m currently seeking representation for my debut novel CAILLEACH (Witch) An atmospheric, modern gothic, mystery, reminiscent of Daphne du Maurier. It’s a story about women and the search for freedom. I hope it will appeal to readers of authors like Alice Hoffman, […]

Gone Girl

Gone Girl

Here’s what’s been happening… I found it hard this year to leave summer behind. I don’t know why exactly. Maybe it’s because I’m happy. I love autumn, love every season. I just wasn’t ready to say goodbye. We’re having a very good time. Everyone’s well. […]

What Rejection From the World’s Biggest Literacy Agency Feels Like…

Rejection 4 for my novel, received last night from Curtis Brown, one of the world’s leading literary agencies, is a great one…   ‘Dear Jane, Thank you for sending us Cailleach and for giving us the opportunity to consider your work. While we enjoyed reading […]

I’m More of a Weather Front Than a Woman

I’m More of a Weather Front Than a Woman

  April 26th (a few days late posting) ‘April is the cruelest month,’ so said T.S. Eliot, that first line has been stuck in my head for days. ‘April is the cruellest month, breeding lilacs out of the dead land, mixing memory and desire, stirring […]

The Bitch is Back

The Bitch is Back

    Testing, 1, 2… I’m back, hello. I’ve tied my hair up and I’m ready to go. Dear readers, I haven’t blogged since 2016. I’ll tell you what happened. I had the blog, blog fb page, bootcamps, salon, novel, creativity book, plus you know, […]