Stratford-Upon-Avon and it really is a beautiful town – you get a hint of how Shakespeare could have been inspired! Shakespeare’s birthplace is itself enchanting with magnificent grounds and we even had readings and re-enactments out in the gardens and everyone felt welcomed.
What’s in a word? Whether it is Verbomania or Typomania, a love of words is nothing new for writers… but what about a mania to do with words? Here’s a list of Wordy Manias for all you Lalomaniacs! how many of these described the writer in you? For fun, next time you sit down to write….
This beautiful painting “Ireland Again” by the talented Cork painter Jessica Baron Hughes always manages to engulf me. It was specially commissioned for the cover of my most recent poetry book by the same name but deserves to be enjoyed for its own merits – it is a wonderful piece of artwork.