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Slow & Steady Wins The Race…

Slow & Steady Wins The Race…

  Where to start. I can’t believe it’s the 29th of September already. The new school year is well under way and the honeymoon period of starting back after the summer holidays has well and truly passed. I find it incredible that in 2017 we […]

Penny Dreadful

Penny Dreadful

I finally finished Penny Dreadful two nights ago and am bereft ever since. What an astonishing thing it is. I’ve never known anything quite like it, anywhere. You know I have a low tolerance for the gratuitous, and I’ve always said I can’t watch or […]

Inspiration Seeds

Inspiration Seeds

It’s been a while since I had the chance to write, think, create intentionally, to work on the books. I think it’s been a week. That’s too long. Yesterday conditions were good, I had time to myself, no place to be, plus it was raining. […]

Gone Girl

Gone Girl

Here’s what’s been happening… I found it hard this year to leave summer behind. I don’t know why exactly. Maybe it’s because I’m happy. I love autumn, love every season. I just wasn’t ready to say goodbye. We’re having a very good time. Everyone’s well. […]

Are You an Artist?

Are You an Artist?

If you’re the kind of person who always sees and finds beauty, in small things and the natural world, then you’re probably an artist. Does that surprise you? I’d guess only on the surface of things. Because deep down you already know. One of the […]

Summer Days

Summer Days

    I apologise for being so absent of late. It’s entirely the fault of summer. My days seem mostly a blur of children and food. But we did take advantage of the recent heatwave at Rosses Point in Sligo. That was wonderful. Plus I’m […]