Tag: jane gilheaney barry

You Are Only Free When You Realise You Belong No Place. #CailleachWitch

You Are Only Free When You Realise You Belong No Place. #CailleachWitch

In my novel ‘Cailleach~Witch’ the Cleary women are coming to an understanding of aloneness. They could love, be attached, feel bound, even serve, but they could not belong. They felt belonging as an illusion, a man made thing, the place of the crowd. First they’d […]

Dear Jane, What Inspired You To Write #CailleachWitch?

Dear Jane, What Inspired You To Write #CailleachWitch?

Question: Dear Jane, what inspired you to write Cailleach~Witch? Answer No 73: With the creative power that lies in all of us I took the energy of the landscape, my sensitivity to it, my ceaseless longing for it, and alchemised it on the page.  For […]

Dear Jane – ‘The book keeps gathering steam, brewing up its charms & spells.’ #CailleachWitch

Dear Jane – ‘The book keeps gathering steam, brewing up its charms & spells.’ #CailleachWitch

‘As far as Drew could tell the only fast moving thing now was the river that flowed from the mountain.’  I’ve made it to Chapter 25, and the book keeps gathering steam, brewing up its charms and spells. Love, Tamara.  Dear Tamara, thank you for […]

How To Become An Extreme Writer #ThatCuriousLoveofGreen

How To Become An Extreme Writer #ThatCuriousLoveofGreen

How To Become An Extreme Writer… Write everyday until it becomes a habit. Ignore ‘the voices.’ Write in any conditions, anytime, anywhere. Write rough, write rubbish, but write. Write when you don’t feel like it. Write until you can’t imagine a life without writing. Choose […]

Your Creative Revolution Starts Here #ThatCuriousLoveofGreen

Your Creative Revolution Starts Here #ThatCuriousLoveofGreen

Good evening. Welcome to my home. My home is me in house form. Did you know home is a great place to start your own creative revolution? Why? Because home is the greatest place of freedom. It should be a place of inspiration too. Does […]

The Rebel Life #Creativity #Freedom

The Rebel Life #Creativity #Freedom

When I started writing and sharing my work I’d worry, who was reading, what they were thinking? And I didn’t want to seem ‘preachy’ or feel vulnerable. I didn’t want to be judged harshly. I didn’t want to be defined. But I was trying to expand, to […]