That Curious Love of Green

Jane’s Journal

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 […]

Lough Allen Hotel & Spa Break

Lough Allen Hotel & Spa Break

We recently had the pleasure of spending two nights as guests of the Lough Allen Hotel & Spa in Drumshanbo, right here in lovely Leitrim. So close to home you could call it a staycation. Over the years I’ve held business events, launches, and meetings […]

The Domino Effect – What Jane Did Next

The Domino Effect – What Jane Did Next

How’s this for a domino effect… Up until five years ago I hadn’t written creatively since school days, and I had never painted. I would buy art supplies and never use them. I would try to write something and know it was awful. What changed? […]