It’s all about perspective

I was out taking photos recently and it’s funny that when you look at a view from one direction it looks completely different from the other direction. The two photos here were taken one after the other just looking in different directions. So it got me thinking. It’s a lot like life. Things happen, things […]

Creative Space – Milk Harbour Sligo

There is a great network of artists and creative folks here in Sligo and there are regular artist get togethers held in various places. One of those sessions was held today in the stunning location of Milk Harbour. Geraldine and Steve Barker own an amazing property at Milk Harbour, which is between Grange and Cliffoney […]

Happy Hour

Happy Hour is the name of my radio slot on Ballina Community Radio. It was meant to be a one off show but I enjoyed it so much I’m going to make it a monthly thing. The second one was tougher than the first. Strange really because I’d have expected it to be easier. I […]

water and woods

Here we go again

I spoke too soon about kicking the insomnia because here I am again wide awake at a silly hour. I took Jono to see a physical therapist yesterday in the hope he might get some relief. He had an appointment with pain management last week and was so happy because he thought he’d get his […]

Hello insomnia

Yes I’m awake at a stupid hour. Back to this craic again. I did try to go back to sleep and not look at my phone but after 2 hours of nothingness I decided to blog. It’s two weeks since my mum died. It’s a strange feeling. Part of me feels quite alone in the […]

Thursday Thoughts

It’s a week since mum’s funeral. My sleeping patterns are still a bit all over the place. I was up early so I headed off to the Lough Gill viewing point, one of my favourite places in Sligo. Only today I wasn’t alone. I parked the car and a woman started walking towards me. I […]