To celebrate All Ireland Poetry Day, the Meath Library Service and the Meath Writers Circle invite you to come along and enjoy a poetry reading on Thursday 7th October at 7pm in the Navan Library. If you have a favourite poem which you would like to read why not bring it along and have a go.
Tommy Murray, Meath Writers Circle, Tom French, Meath Library Service.
The Boyne Writers have organised a reading for earlier in the day. It will be held in St Patrick's Cathedral, Loman Street Trim at 12 noon. And for the people of Kells there's a reading planned for the Resource Center at 5pm.
For more info CLICK HERE
Wednesday, September 1, 2010
Congratulations to Kieran Murray, ( Kyrie ) on the publication of his new book " SUMMER SOLSTICE " A beautifully written book of contemproary poetry. Kieran lives in Kilmessan near the Hill of Tara in Co. Meath and he is a member of the Small Impact writers Group based in Navan.
Kieran's book is a celebration in memory of people who stood up for justice equality and rights for all. People like : Rosa Parks, Lydia Litvyak " The White Rose of Stalingrad " and our own Jim Connell author of " The Red Flag " and many more, for sporting fans there's a poem to one of Belfast's finest sons George Best.
Kieran's book can be bought in Easons on Paddy O'Brien Street, Navan's newest street adjacent to the Shopping Center. Price €10.
Kieran's book Summer Solstice is now on sale at all good bookshops and from the Online Catalogue of The Author's Friend. RRP €10 plus €3.15 for delivery within Ireland; € 4.85 overseas. For more information from The Authors Friend CLICK HERE .
Pictured above Kieran with his book. Click photo to enlarge and once more for full screen.