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Red Sky In The Morning – Creativity Warning…

Red Sky In The Morning – Creativity Warning…

Hello! Happy Friday and happy 12th of January from our misty land. Despite my struggles with so few hours of daylight, January is always a creatively productive time for me. My Creativity Workshop of the 6th has infused the house with higher energy, and the presence […]

When Your Child Graduates From College…

When Your Child Graduates From College…

Today was a beautiful day in Dublin, the celtic new year, the first day of winter, and my daughter’s college graduation. How did it feel? It was like a dream, surreal. I don’t think I ever imagined the future, now for a moment it’s here. […]

#MeToo Ophelia

#MeToo Ophelia

The worst of the storm I think has passed, though don’t quote me. I wish I could say I’ve been using the time creatively but it’s been hard to settle to anything. Yesterday was eerily still and today was all waiting, and worry for loved […]

Repeal the 8th – My View & Why I Marched

Repeal the 8th – My View & Why I Marched

In 1995 I was a young student living in a tiny flat-share in Dublin when I discovered I was pregnant. If I’d wanted an abortion there were people would have helped me make the necessary trip to England, but I didn’t want one. It was […]

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 […]