This workshop will consider what makes a good poem. Jane Clarke will lead a series of writing exercises aimed at developing quality poetry. Attendees will go away with new work and ways of improving their work. All levels of experience welcome.
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Each year we invite local primary school children to send us their poems on a theme. At this special event, poet Geraldine Mitchell will announce competition prize winners and read her favourite entries in the company of those who took part. Everyone welcome.
Poet John W. Sexton is this year’s Festival Writer in Residence. He has been working with local people, gathering their stories and helping them create stories and performance pieces. This is your chance to see and hear their work.
Join us on board the Ku-Ee-Tu as it launches from Dromineer Harbour. Meet nature documentary maker Eoin Warner, who will discuss how his love of the natural world has shaped his life and work. Eoin will be in conversation with poet Eleanor Hooker. Tickets for this event cannot be pre-booked but will be available before it begins at Dromineer Harbour