This week’s theme is inspired by Brendan Kennelly’s poem, ‘Begin’. The first line is ‘Begin again to the summoning birds’.
From Sydney to Dublin: Three Poets from Gallery Press
MoLI, in association with the Gallery Press, presents a rare gathering of poets published by the Gallery Press from around the world. Irish-born Audrey Molloy (The Important Things) travels from her home in Sydney to join Dublin-based Annemarie Ní Churreáin (The Poison Glen) from Donegal and Grace Wilentz (The Limit of Light) originally from New York City.
In this episode, Deirdre Sullivan, author of the upcoming Savage Her Reply — a retelling of The Children of Lir — gives us the nuts and bolts of retelling tales, and explains how words can’t be fixed if they aren’t there.
Join children’s writer and creative writing teacher Sarah Webb for day two of Bright Sparks Creative Bursts. Using story prompts and word games, Sarah will inspire you to go wild with your imagination!