A Night in Bray

I had a lovely evening in Bray where I read some poems from Jewtown. I was among 4 artists who showcased their work including a visual artist, a singer and an actress. The Bray Arts Group were celebrating their 20th anniversary with around 40 people in attendance. It was nice to meet a number of people […]

Cork City Reading

Last night I read in Waterstones, Cork City, with the well-known writer William Wall. William has had his latest collection of short stories published by Doire Press and it’s well worth checking out. For me, I was much more nervous than usual because this was the closest I’ve ever read my poems to the actual […]

Reading in Cork City

I’m looking forward to my next reading in Waterstones in Cork City this coming Thursday with William Wall. When I say I’m looking forward to it, I’m also feeling most nervous about this reading because it’s going to be the closest I’ve been to Jewtown physically for a reading. I assume some of the crowd […]


During my reading in Bantry Bookshop, there was a lady who was sketching me throughout. I never spoke to her but she gave one of the sketches to Rozz for Emrys. I’ve never been sketched before except one of those cartoony ones you do when you’re drunk on a sun holiday. Whoever you are, thank […]