The Caged bird sings of freedom

The Caged bird sings of freedom

Week #3 Artist in Residence Start the day with a song in your heart. I started my day as Artist in residence this week in the company of the Tinahelys’ Women Choir. It was a lovely morning, led by choral leader Ann Keary. Our initial warm up consisted of some...
Have you 5 mins for a chat?  No,not really.

Have you 5 mins for a chat? No,not really.

Week #2 Artist in Residence It was my second week of my Artist in Residence at the Courthouse Arts Centre in Tinahely and as part of my research and development I wanted to continue my engagement with the community. My aim this week was to initiate conversations about...
A Mossy Morning

A Mossy Morning

Day 1 #  Artist in Residence the Courthouse Arts Centre Tinahely, Co Wicklow. For some reason I feel like I am typing frenetically on a keyboard in a sci-fi movie and the word ‘ENGAGE’ which has been my command today has been achieved successfully. So I suppose you...
‘I am one with the force, the force is with me’

‘I am one with the force, the force is with me’

We went to see Rogue One today.It was time.And it now being 2017,it is also time for making affirmations and New years resolutions. I am paying attention and looking out for the signs everywhere. So today in the film at certain moments I kind of felt like I was being...
The Struggle is real.

The Struggle is real.

This sentence has been screaming out at me for the past few days. And I feel like screaming back in agreement ‘YES IT IS’. It’s okay to feel that way, to say it, to scream it if you wish. I just posted one of my older blogs on twitter to the Mams and Makers Ireland...
Now is the winter of my discontent!

Now is the winter of my discontent!

  What will it take to make me stand up straight? Afraid I‘ll break From the routine of moving unaccompanied through the minefield Stepping cautiously, overtly aware Why do I care ? Why do I carry this heavy load weighed down on all sides? Broken inside,...