The New Romantics – Heritage Week

I'll be reading some of my plant poems tomorrow evening, Thursday 23rd August, at MVP Dublin as part of this wonderful event for Heritage Week! Come hang out if you're free and fancy hearing some poems, we'll be kicking off at 8pm. About the event:  This Heritage Week, The New Romantics are bringing back nature … Continue reading The New Romantics – Heritage Week

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Abridged Journal: Rosé

In July of this year, I fulfilled a long term goal of mine and had a poem 'Rosé' published with Abridged. The poem was inspired by a game my sister and I used to play as children, when we wrote letters to 'the fairies' who lived at the bottom of the garden. Unbeknownst to us, … Continue reading Abridged Journal: Rosé

Living Proof: A Night of Visual Art, Poetry & Live Performances

This Saturday evening (18th august) I am lucky enough to be involved in 'Living Proof': an evening of visual art, poetry and live performances in the Tara Building. Hosted by the incomparable Caoimhe Donnelly, all proceeds will be donated to the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre. *TRIGGER WARNING: Abuse, Sexual Abuse, Trauma* Abuse and trauma still … Continue reading Living Proof: A Night of Visual Art, Poetry & Live Performances

Cailleach Zine Launch

In Irish mythology the Cailleach is a divine hag & a creator/weather/ancestor deity. She is also commonly known as the Cailleach Bhéara, Bheur(ach) or simply the Queen of Winter. On 31st July in Dublin's own A4 Sounds, we launched our first collaborative zine 'Cailleach' as the NOT4U collective. Nestled among other wonderful visual art & poetry, it … Continue reading Cailleach Zine Launch

The John Hewitt Society, Summer School 2018

Last month I was lucky enough to receive a bursary from The Department of Foreign Affairs to attend the The John Hewitt Society summer school 2018. It was a really wonderful week, from which I benefited massively both creatively and personally. I met so many other talented writers, made new friends and developed work whilst attending workshops … Continue reading The John Hewitt Society, Summer School 2018