Tag Archives: Ireland’s Own magazine

How Are Ireland’s Own and Writing.IE Linked This Week?

For the past few months I’ve been keeping a low profile. But that doesn’t mean I’ve been idle – I’ve been hidden away working hard on several projects. And this week a couple pieces I’ve written have found their way … Continue reading

Posted in January 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Timely Piece For Ireland’s Own

My piece in Ireland’s Own this week about Holy Cross Monastery in Rostrevor, Co Down is timely. More than a year ago I was intrigued by this new monastery that had been founded in the province and I went to … Continue reading

Posted in April 2012, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ireland’s Own Finds Space To Feature Lough Derg

On the first weekend of May I satisifed my curiousity about the cluster of grey buildings on Station Island in Lough Derg. Since the first time I saw the pilgrimage centre from the shore I’d wondered what it was exactly and what they do … Continue reading

Posted in July 2011 | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Magnificent Montserrat’s Natural and Manmade Beauty

This week my piece about the monastery and Marian shrine at Montserrat, Spain is printed in Ireland’s Own magazine. I visited Montserrat in June and was moved by its natural beauty and the splendour of its basilica. While my husband trekked up … Continue reading

Posted in November 2010, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Hot Off Ireland’s Own’s Press

The editor at Ireland’s Own must have been working overtime lately. I submitted my piece about the Marble Arch Caves to them at the end of September, as I was leaving for a walking holiday in Majorca, and when I got back it was … Continue reading

Posted in October 2010 | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Cappella Caeciliana Profiled For NCS Week

A little early for Ireland’s National Choral Singing week which runs October 3-10, this week Ireland’s Own magazine has printed my piece about an outstanding Belfast choir, Cappella Caeciliana. I heard the choir in Enniskillen last spring and was wowed … Continue reading

Posted in September 2010, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment