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Ailse is in The Room

Cad nach féidir a leigheas, ní mór a bheith buailte.*  ~Irish Proverb

Sometimes I don’t see Ailse

But Ailse is in the room

Ailse can seem small to me… 321 more words

"Let Me Finish...I'm Trying To Tell You But You Won't Let Me Finish."

Let’s talk about The Duchess. Not the movie but the person I call The Duchess who is my Grandfather’s Mother (So my Great Grandmother on my Mom’s side). 212 more words

Malevolent Melody: a collaborative piece by the curators of Blood Into Ink

(Aurora Phoenix)

Your Urgency Pierced My Marrow

with vanilla milquetoast


you spun a web

the envy of Arachne

smeared in syrupy cajolery –

I supped on hand-dipped flattery… 283 more words


RE: Book Launch


espite being a little intimidated at first the event was a complete success. At the end of the night I still had quite a few books left so I am now set up to invoice my readers and I am willing to ship globally. 39 more words

Book Launch

Thursday Thoughts: Cricket

Thursday Thoughts
19 April 2018

            Street cricket. Played on cracked tarmac. The wicket: three sticks whitewashed on to the high stone wall of our… 670 more words

Wednesday Workshop: Vis Brevis

Wednesday Workshop
18 April 2018
Vis Brevis

Rain. Persistent rain. Cornish mizzle that chills and wets. Basque chirrimirri penetrating flesh and bone. Low cloud blankets buildings, wraps itself round the windshield. 667 more words

Once Broken Never

Pixabay Images

Many a time over the years people ask me how l can write so openly about my depression, stress and anxiety? That perhaps my brutal honesty was too much, too personal, too private and too open. 1,927 more words