Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Welfare Reform for Northern Ireland has not been passed yet.

There is still time to stop this madness for passing and yes this is more important than what flag you wave or what football team you support. Spread the word we can save thousands of families from becoming crushed into … Continue reading

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Belfast Bred & Take Back the City

It probably comes as no surprise but the protests continue on a daily basis. What the press does not reflect is that for the most part city life and shopping continue unmolested. A recent initiative called Take Back the City … Continue reading

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Poetry Slam in Dungannon

http://www.midulstermail.co.uk/news/local/are-you-brave-enough-to-try-the-poetry-grand-slam-1-4701075 If reciting poetry from memory is something your good at and you can get down to Dungannon then there’s a treat in store yep a Poetry Slam. I’ll be honest not my strong point reciting from memory but always … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Zillah Eisenstein:
DARK, ZERO-FEMINISM   Written two days after the nation-wide launch of ZERO DARK THIRTY; and One day after the Golden Globe Awards   Zillah Eisenstein January 14, 2013 Ithaca New York Distinguished Scholar, Ithaca College…

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Three poems Three of my poems have just been featured on this blog. The entire Bone Orchard blog is well worth checking out.

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Community Activism, Feminism, Theatre and Equality.

I was going trough my archives today (alright boxes) when I found the program for Switched On Accessing Theater for Women. Organized by Smashing Times Theatre Company in Dublin. I’d done some work previously with Women’s groups in Derry/Londonderry and … Continue reading

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a world in which their bodies have long been inextricably linked to their value as an individual,

When people say men don’t understand the valuation that society puts on their bodies I tend to nod and say your right. I don’t want to rock the boat but that tends to be when we are talking about sexually … Continue reading

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