24th February, 2014 - Posted by admin - No Comments
As always it was an enjoyable gig by Eamonn Dowd and The Racketeers in Tom Steele’s Pub, Ennis last Saturday night. The gig was opened by Clarence Winter on guitar singing his own compositions. I then read seven poems from my collection The Parting as follows: Only Through Transgression Socialising Melissa Iconoclast Unholy Ireland Oh […]
20th February, 2014 - Posted by admin - No Comments
Eamonn Dowd and The Racketeers are playing in Tom Steele’s pub in Ennis this coming Saturday 22 February 2014. I’m very happy to have been asked by Eamonn to read a few poems before the gig starts.
18th February, 2014 - Posted by admin - No Comments
The February reading of 3-Leggèd Stool Poets was held in the Studio Theatre in glór on Saturday 15 February last from 3.30pm. The format on this occasion strayed from the usual one in that Arthur Watson and Patrick Stack read a selection of their love poems interweaving them as they went along. This was followed […]
12th February, 2014 - Posted by admin - No Comments
I was delighted to have been invited to read at the Over the Edge 2014 showcase in Galway on Friday 7 February last. Poet and mainstay of Over the Edge, Kevin Higgins, presided on the night. A very interesting mix of poets was there to be enjoyed, each reading three poems from their 2013 collection, […]
20th November, 2013 - Posted by admin - No Comments
Delighted to have a poem long-listed for the Desmond O’Grady Poetry Competition 2013. It’s my most recently finished work, having taken all of two and a half years to complete. I am, unfortunately, sparse in my poetic output.