Amanda Bell



Dublin-based poet and writer

Welcome to my website. For the latest news click here, or browse the site for details about my publications, readings and awards, as well as my editing, indexing, and mentoring services. Here’s my interview with Sophie Grenham in The Gloss.

First the Feathers is published by Doire PressThe Lost Library Book is published by The Onslaught Press. Undercurrents is published by Alba Publishing.


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See ‘What I Can Do For You’ and ‘Testimonials’.


  • Hibernian Writers’ Group
  • Irish Writers’ Centre. Professional member and on mentoring panel
  • Children’s Books Ireland. I review for Inis and CBI’s Reading Guide, and was Poetry Section Editor the 2016 Reading Guide
  • Irish Writers’ Union
  • Association of Freelance Editors Proofreaders and Indexers (AFEPI). Full member since 1997.

See also my profile pages on AFEPI and Linked In