Carolann Copland is an author and creative writing facilitator from Dublin. She lives and works between Ireland and Spain.
She writes contemporary and historical fiction and has published two novels, Summer Triangle and Scarred. Her third novel, Mosaic, is due out on November 23rd 2022.
Carolann worked for twenty years as a teacher but now works full-time in writing. She has been facilitating adult and children’s writing workshops and retreats in Ireland and Spain for over ten years through Carousel Writers.
She has run workshops, delivered talks, interviewed other writers, and given readings at many literary festivals, book shows, schools, and libraries. She has written articles for magazines and newspapers, and compiled anthologies for adult and child writers.
She founded The CAP Awards in 2016. (The Carousel Aware Prize for Independent Authors)
Carolann has a BEd in English and drama. Apart from her hometown of Dublin, she has lived in the United Arab Emirates, the UK and Spain. Outside writing, her interests include reading, travelling, theatre, and socializing with family and friends. She is married with three grown up daughters.