Spring in Ireland 

Book: The Long Gaze Back, An Anthology of Irish Women Writers, edited by Sinéad Gleeson It is April and it is raining in Ireland. I am reading a short story set in the early 1900s, and the weather in April is the exact same!  The man says of his wife, ...but experience is wasted upon … Continue reading Spring in Ireland 


Child in the theatre 

Spring - jumping Summer - dancing Autumn - falling Winter - sleeping We watched a play today, The Gardener by Mike Kenny produced by the Graffiti Theatre Company here.   I will give you what the grown up thought of it, rather than the kid who probably felt it was a tad unexciting when compared … Continue reading Child in the theatre