Today is a particularly special day in the #WeAreThePoetsDonegal series on Donegal Daily, in association with Poetry Ireland.
Throughout April, we have been sharing daily poetry by established writers from across the county.
Poetry Day Ireland takes place today, Thursday 30 April 2020, so we are giving you a triple dose of features!
Why not take a moment to read and enjoy…
Featured Poet: Gerard Beirne
About the poet:
Gerard Beirne has published 6 books of poetry and fiction. His novel The Eskimo in the Net (set in Inishowen, Donegal, where he lived for many years in the mid-nineties) was shortlisted for the Kerry Group Irish Fiction Award. A Hennessey New Irish Writer of the Year winner, he has been shortlisted for the Danuta Gleed Literary Award and the Bord Gais Irish Book Awards. He now lives in Sligo where he instructs on the BA Writing and Literature program, IT Sligo. He is founder and editor of The Irish Literary Times website promoting Irish writing worldwide. He is a freelance editor and writing mentor.
#WeAreThePoetsDonegal – Click here to read the full series.
Visit www.poetryireland.ie for more as we countdown to Poetry Day Ireland.
If this series has inspired you to write your own poetry, you are invited to send them in to firstname.lastname@example.org to be featured at the end of the month.Tags: