Jane’s Journal

Repeal the 8th

Repeal the 8th

This has been a terrible month for the women of Ireland. As a woman, mother of three, sister of three, someone who once had a crisis pregnancy, and early stage cervical cancer, it’s been personally harrowing. As a young woman I became a candidate for […]

Consider The Grass Growing

Consider The Grass Growing

Consider the grass growing As it grew last year and the year before, Cool about the ankles like summer rivers When we walked on a May evening through the meadows To watch the mare that was going to foal.  – Patrick Kavanagh, May 1943. Woke to […]

Write Yourself Free – 4 Week Creative Writing Programme in Leitrim

Write Yourself Free – 4 Week Creative Writing Programme in Leitrim

It’s a beautiful day and everything is about to bloom. How about you? WRITE YOURSELF FREE is my 4 week in-person CREATIVE WRITING PROGRAMME. I believe you can write. I believe you can write yourself free, fearless, and often. This is a chance to prioritise […]

My 40 Days with the Body Coach Joe Wicks.

My 40 Days with the Body Coach Joe Wicks.

40 Days with the Body Coach Joe Wicks has changed our way of life for good. I talked about my motivations, and the three month plan, ‘designed to fuel your body with lots of food and concentrate on correctly timing your macronutrients to ensure your […]

The Magic of Intuition

The Magic of Intuition

I think I enjoy painting so much because I don’t know anything about it. It’s all intuitive, it’s all from the heart. Writing for me requires a balance of mind and intuition. Both are needed but the intuition is the part that sings, the magic […]