After Writing – Reading

As always, after an intense spell of writing, I like to return to reading. Reading for leisure, for pleasure, for the act of reading itself. Reading to no agenda other than to follow word after word, sentence after sentence so that I might be surprised by a discovery, a nudge, a startling fact, a sense … Continue reading After Writing – Reading

KRF 2021 Writing and Art Workshops

IMAGE FOR WORKSHOP 1: Brigid and Heritage - sense of place I am very much looking forward to working with writers and artists on Saturday 9th October exploring Brigid and our sense of place at 2pm and Brigid and the Sacred Feminine at 7pm. Both workshops are fully booked and have a waiting list. Margo … Continue reading KRF 2021 Writing and Art Workshops

KRF 2021: MANTLES Webinar

Kildare Readers Festival Logo This year I was awarded a Creative Ireland Bursary (Kildare County Council) with Margo McNulty (Roscommon County Council), to work on our collaboration Mantles which explored Brigid through place, symbols, artefacts and heritage. On Tuesday October 5th at 2pm, Margo and I talk with Clodagh Doyle (Keeper, Irish Folklife Division, National … Continue reading KRF 2021: MANTLES Webinar