the written word (selection)

POETRY (selection)

Honey eyes, in Special Edition of Cork Literary Review, December, 2016

At 93, in REViVAL, issue 26 June; Wedding Anniversary, in REViVAL, Limerick, issue 28 December, 2013

3 poems in Labour of Love, February 2012; 3 poems in Labour of Love, Canada, June 2011

'Lines in the Sand', Bradshaw Poets, Cork, October 2008

L’ange chante, My trike, your trike, Under water, Honey eyes and Hair in Cork Literary Review, October 2007

'If the shoe fits', April 2007, haibun (with haiga) published online

Looking for angels in 'Common Ground', an anthology of poetry by Southwark poets and about Southwark, Southwark Council, November, 2006

'Walking with Angels' translated into French, Irish, Portuguese and Serbian. Serbian version published in

haiku in Presence #29 2006

Poems in: 'Nuestra voz-Our voice-Notre voix: Anthology from the International PEN Women Writer’s Committee Vol. III', January 2006

The Memory of Water, 'The Doghouse Book of Ballad Poems', Tralee, December 2005

Images from my childhood, in 'Words Unbound, anthology of European poetry', L’Arbre à Paroles, Amay, Belgium, October 2005

Walking backwards through fire, commission for dance performance, with Vooa, Peckham Library, 4 November 2004

ARTICLES (selected)

Walking Backwards through Fire, Article and images in 'London Independent Photography magazine', Issue 11, 2008

Muzings, 'Second Light, Newsletter XIV', November, 2003

Belgium – The Face Behind the Mask, 'Visiting Arts Number 40', summer issue, 1999
Why Women? 'Kent Connections', spring issue, 1998

Le défi de la poésie, 'Les Elytres du Hanneton', no. 165, Brussels, 1996

The Challenge of Poetry, 'In Other Words', Translators Association Journal, 1995
Europalia 80: The Face Behind the Mask, 'Gambit', April, 1998


Ghost Flower of ’41, short story in Squid Quarterly, 2009