Readings

Upcoming Events

28 January 2019 Listeners at The Eden: TBC

21 March 2019 National Poetry Day: Reading at The Tallaght Library

Past Events

4 December 2018: Irish Writers Centre, Dublin – Launch of The Frayed Heart – Over 65 people attended the launch of The Frayed Heart (Fiery Arrow Press) in the Irish Writers Centre.

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Publisher and editor Eileen Casey introduced the collection and Orla Grant-Donoghue read a selection of haiku based on love, loss and hope. Invited musicians, actors, poets and writers read their own work from one of the themes in the book.

26 November 2018: The Listeners at the Eden, Marlay Grange at 8pm – Read Reflections from The Lea-Green Down and 3 haiku based on scenes on Ulysses.
29 September 2018 Patrick Kavanagh weekend
Eileen Casey opened the session on The Lea-Green Down, an anthology of poems written in response to Patrick Kavanagh’s poems, with a wonderful talk about Kavanagh and how her idea for the book came about. This anthology was edited by Eileen Casey and published by Fiery Arrow Press. We had a wonderful welcom

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e from everyone at the Patrick Kavanagh Centre. It was an honour to meet so many poets and writers and to share the stage with other Platform One writers, Trish Nugent, Doreen Duffy and Eoin Flynn. Dubray Books on Grafton Street has a couple of copies remaining of The Lea-Green Down.

Eileen Casey opened the session on The Lea-Green Down, an anthology of poems written in response to Patrick Kavanagh’s poems, with a wonderful talk about Kavanagh and how her idea for the book came about. This anthology was edited by Eileen Casey and published by Fiery Arrow Press. We had a wonderful welcome from everyone at the Patrick Kavanagh Centre. It was an honour to meet so many poets and writers and to share the stage with other Platform One writers, Trish Nugent, Doreen Duffy and Eoin Flynn. Dubray Books on Grafton Street has a couple of copies remaining of The Lea-Green Down.

2017 International Literature Festival Dublin in Tallaght library: Read poem “Transported” published in Circle & Square, Edited by Eileen Casey at the

May 2016: Open Mic session chaired by Paul O’Donoghue at the West Cork Literary Festival. Read poem “The Arrest”

2014 Erris Festival of Words: Read poems “Twenty minutes on a Luas” and “Afternoon Tea”

2013 Read poem “Twenty minutes on a Luas” at Jonathan Swift Writing Awards night