“Writing Our Way to Brigit/Brigid” Awarded Brigid 1500 Grant

I am delighted to be part of Kildare County Council's celebration of Brigit/Brigid. Kildare County Council has kindly awarded my project Writing Our Way to Brigit/Brigid a Brigid 1500 Arts and Creativity Grant. People are forgetting the singularity of Brigid, Alice Curtayne said in mid-twentieth century Ireland but in today‚Äôs Ireland, the plurality of Brigid … Continue reading “Writing Our Way to Brigit/Brigid” Awarded Brigid 1500 Grant

Essay on Imagination Published in “Imagine”

I'm delighted my short essay on imagination, "A Delicate Coming Together" has been published in the wonderfully provocative IMAGINE: The Magazine of the Art & Culture of Imagination curated and edited by Mark Riva. I'd recommend getting a cuppa and take the time to read the many diverse contributions to this theme (scientists, musicians, artists, … Continue reading Essay on Imagination Published in “Imagine”

Arts Act Award 2022

I am delighted to announce that I have been granted an Arts Act Award 2022 to continue on my Brigid journey. I am working on a novel-length manuscript The B Cuts, interlinked fictionalised stories of Brigid from the 5th Century to the 23rd Century. I am looking forward to diving into further research with the … Continue reading Arts Act Award 2022