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Ellie Rose McKee is a writer from Northern Ireland. She has had poems published by Arlen House, Nine Muses Poetry, and Poetry NI; has had short stories included in Women Aloud NI’s ‘North Star’ anthology, The Bramley, and The Bangor Literary Journal; and has been blogging for over ten years.

Current chair of Belfast Writers’ Group and one of the winners of a 2019 Margaret Carey Scholarship from the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, Ellie also received Arts Council funding for her novel in 2018.

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In August 2019, Ellie had a short story published online by Down in the Dirt Magazine, now included in their most recent paperback release (April 2020).

In October ’19, she had two poems published by Nine Muses Poetry and February 2020, she had a short story published by Visitant Lit.

May 2020 saw a piece of flash fiction by Ellie published in Volume Two of The Bramley, and in June she had work included in North Star: an anthology of short stories and poems by Northern Irish women.


Recent Blog Posts

October 25, 2020 Nice Things Agents Have Said to Me Snippets of feedback I got when submitting my novel traditionally.

October 9, 2020 Malorie Blackman A feature on my favourite author.

September 28, 2020 The Numbers Game Regarding submissions.