A 10-day cultural festival which will be celebrating the Irish culture and influence on Australia
His light touch reflects his playful approach to a range of topics.
the silence; their calls,
borne on the wind’s leafy roar,
lodge in the mind, the marrow.
Poems full of time telling of many stories and of many lives.
Get a table of friends together and come and see the musical.
This riveting documentary explores the life, work and sensual poetic imagination of Máire Mhac an tSaoi, one of Ireland’s greatest living poets.
Even if I can’t read or write
I can imagine sun flooding a page.
I peel back happiness from the soil,
No one can threaten hunger with bullets.
The Second Wife from: The Wooing of Etain The poems in this series concentrate on the part of the legend: The Wooing of Etain, where Midir brings Etain, his new wife, home and she meets his first wife, Fuamnach. Consumed with jealousy, Fuamnach conspires against her beautiful rival. She turns her into a pool of …