Poetry & Song

Danced by Rhythm

Danced by Rhythm

Dear friend, A couple of weeks ago I attended a womens retreat day in west Cork called ‘Sile Rising’ organised by members of the Irish College of Sound Healing.  It was a beautiful day of connection and exploring feminine wisdom through the legends of Sile na Gig and...

Sun Loving

Sun Loving

Sun Loving Poem This is a found poem from an article in an old gardening magazine (c.1993) I had at home. When we are present and observe nature all around us, we can find everyday magic #everydaymagic #natureheals Sweet-smelling swathesof bronze to the eastDelicious...

When There is War

When There is War

When there is war... This poem was inspired by Ukranian Jewellery Maker Tanya Kolyada.  May While we were looking forward to restrictions relaxing and life becoming more normal again, now we have the horror of war in Ukraine.  It’s hard to know what to do think and...

Life in a Moment

Life in a Moment

Life in a Moment Sometimes I get glimpses, See things as they really are. The poetry of early mornings reveals a gull silhouetted. Framed for just a moment in the kitchen window that faces east. Black on washed out orange. I can hear the stillness of the moment. A...