Sligo Gaol in 1916

Yesterday the Friends of Sligo Gaol organised a seminar about Sligo Gaol and the life of Sligo women in 1916. I am fascinated by Sligo Gaol so I jumped at the chance to get back inside to have another look. I went along in 2013 and took a wealth of photos, sadly the hard drive they... Continue Reading →

Women’s Troubles

Firstly the title is misleading as I'm not writing about troubles at all but 'Magical Menopause' and 'Celebrating Cervical Smears' didn't seem to fit the bill either. Firstly as this week is Cervical Cancer Prevention week I'd urge all the ladies out there to go and get checked. CervicalCheck provide free smear tests for women aged between... Continue Reading →

Mid-life Slices Book Launch

You might remember my blog post some months ago about submitting a photo for 'Mid-life Slices', well the book launch is on Saturday 🙂 "Mid-Life Slices" is an anthology of writing and art celebrating mid-life by women living in, or connected to, Sligo, Leitrim and West Cavan in north-west Ireland. It has been compiled and produced by a... Continue Reading →

Mid-Life Slices

I have a dilemma. There is a great idea for a book called Mid-Life Slices. Here's a bit about it from the website: A group of women living in Counties Sligo and Leitrim, in north-west Ireland, has come together to compile an anthology of celebration and positive imaging in praise of women in mid-life -... Continue Reading →

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