The Silence 27 06 2020

The world has changed,this project hopefully will bring many creative people together in lots of ways.Perhaps through collaboration,ideas & innovation.The area of exhibiting & getting your work & creations noticed for a number of years will that more difficult,but I firmly believe that if people work together & alongside each other they will have an…

The Silence

When a #story is written,when a #poem is composed,when a #book is published,when a piece of #art is created & when a time in our history knocked on everyone’s door & people’s lives ,families & the world was turned on it’s head #thesilence project came into being.It originated in #Cobh with the help & encouragement…

Sakura

Originally posted on artwallace inspired:
‘Sakura ‘ by Mary Wallace © My recent work is inspired by Japanese concepts  wabisabi, seeing beauty in imperfection; kintsugi, the repair of broken porcelain using gold; haiku, short poems of three lines / seventeen syllables. Looking back I remember being fascinated by cherry blossom trees ever since I was…

Pauline Gibbons- Visual Artist

Pauline Gibbons – Visual Artist Pauline Gibbons is a visual artist who graduated with first class honours from the Crawford College of Art and Design in 2015. Both private and public collectors including CIT Registrars collection have purchased her work and she has participated in a number of exhibitions to date. For her degree show…

Daring to Believe

Originally posted on Trish Carlos:
This time two years ago I had finally gotten my proof copies of my first novel, a book that I had sweated and cried over for five years.  It is a magical moment when you open the package to see what had very much been a figment of your imagination…

Midleton College – a School from Scandal.

Originally posted on Midleton with 1 'd':
Midleton College Founded 1696. This inscription over the great door of the original block of Midleton College is both accurate, and disingenuous. The school was indeed founded by Elizabeth Villiers in 1696, but the building itself didn’t exist at the time. Indeed, the original school house was only completed…

fosail / fossil

Originally posted on K Bain – Writer:
sit with me inside the night, ?? i am holding the blue black? of loss. its river of tar & fossil flows ?? through me. flooding all senses. submerging ? my footsteps i walk through myself. darkening isolation’s hollow? tree. the wolf call despair, minds wilderness entangled forest.?…

Updates from the British press

Originally posted on Notes from the U.K.:
Statistics An article that’s been buried at the bottom of my stack of clippings reports that 98% of us think we’re nicer than half the population. And 90% of drivers say they’re above average. And although it doesn’t say this, 98% of bloggers think their blogs are…