Instead of cutting water pollution as required by law, it's been allowed to get worse!! Linked to intensive agriculture, forestry, sewage + river/land drainage. Proposed gov. plan is only tinkering around the edges. Time for stricter controls + tough action to #RestoreOurWaters — Sinéad O'Brien (@Sineadh2o) July 7, 2022

A rare moment of near silence at Seabank, Dundalk yesterday. There were some Curlew chatting away before the sun went down. A nice little soundscape for headphones. 🎧 — Dean McSound (@dean_mcsound) June 23, 2022

Polished and muscular and torsional. On their backs were vermiculate patterns that were maps of the world in its becoming. Maps and mazes. Of a thing which could not be put back. Not be made right again. In the deep glens where they lived all things were older than man and they hummed of mystery. Cormac McCarthy


When I looked down from the bridgeTrout were flipping the skyInto smithereens, the stonesOf the wall warmed me. Wading green stems, lugs of leafThat untangle and bruise(Their tiny gushers of juice)My toecaps sparkle now Over the soft fontanelOf Ireland. I should wearHide shoes, the hair next my skin,For walking this ground: Wasn’t there a spa-well,Its coping grassy, pendent?And then the spring issuingRight across the tarmac. I’m out to find that village,Its low… Read More