Fighting your way through the process…

I've been thinking a lot about the hard work of creativity, of life. How the best always seems the most simple and the clearest. How behind this clarity is years and years of graft and inspiration and struggle. Ira Glass says "You just have to fight your way through that...." This short video encapsulates all … Continue reading Fighting your way through the process…

Writers Read: The Joy of Re-Reading

This is the week when there are so many "best of" lists that it feels like too much  pressure to finish the already large to be read pile before engaging with these lists and adding even more to your to be read pile. So I have decided to revisit books that have given me joy … Continue reading Writers Read: The Joy of Re-Reading

The Joys of Festivals: Readers, Writers and Artists

Duality was launched at Kildare Community Library on Friday, 11th October as part of The Kildare Readers Festival. It was a great night with a warm introduction by Celine Broughal and a moving launch speech by Lucina Russell (Arts Officer County Kildare). The hard work in creating and collaborating melts away when artists and readers find joy and … Continue reading The Joys of Festivals: Readers, Writers and Artists