Book Review: The Night My Sister Went to Hollywood by Hilda Sheehan

I seem to be reading more and more recently, either poems and articles online or blog posts or poetry collections and poetry magazines.  But I don't feel that I'm properly reading anything, not really absorbing the words, as if my head is just too busy and full to take very much in - and then … Continue reading Book Review: The Night My Sister Went to Hollywood by Hilda Sheehan

Chopin and Popcorn at Hilda Sheehan’s Book Launch

Here are some thumb-sized images of poets and performers at the packed-to-the-rafters launch of Hilda Sheehan's debut collection, The Night My Sister Went to Hollywood (Cultured Llama, 2013), at The Platform, Swindon, on Friday, 10th May.   Among the readers were poets Robert Vas Dias, Leland Bardwell, Cristina Navazo-Eguía Newton, Martin Malone and Michael Scott. … Continue reading Chopin and Popcorn at Hilda Sheehan’s Book Launch