Fighting Words

The primary and post-primary schools creative writing programme, founded by Roddy Doyle and Sean Love, that harnesses the power of children and young people’s imaginations and story telling skills, building confidence, boosting resilience and having fun.

Clár Scríbhneoireacht Chruthaitheach do bhunscoileanna agus iarbhunscoileanna, bunaithe ag Roddy Doyle agus Seán Love. Spreagann Fighting Words samhlaíocht agus scéalaíocht sna daoine óga, ag tógáil muiníne, ag cothú acmhainneachta agus a deanamh spraoi!


Fighting Words Primary

Creative Writing workshops for children of all abilities. Encouraging children to read, write, tell stories and be proud of their imaginations.

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Fighting Words Post-Primary

Creative writing workshops that encourages students to develop their writing skills and use their voice. Suitable for all levels.

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Young Playwrights Programme

Young People aged 14 to 18 are mentored by professional writers to write a short play script.

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Write Club

Write Club is a time and space for young people aged between 13 and 18 to come to Fighting Words and work on their own independent writing projects.

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