Sort of Writing

By Brigid O’Connor

Brigid O’Connor was recently shortlisted for The RTE Francis MacManus Short Story Competition 2010 with ‘In a minute Rita.’ You can check out her very witty blog at Sort of Writing.

My prized possession as a child was my library card. Living in a house full of nine people, I escaped into a world of books. The books revealed worlds away from my own Dublin terrace.