Twice Shy and other tweets

First off, Twice Shy, a film starring my niece Iseult Casey, Shane Murray-Corcoran, Ardal O’Hanlon and Pat Shortall.
Twice Shy

The ancient Irish were remarkable artists. These examples reminded me of Picasso.

Excellent graphic showing most indebted countries – Ireland is number two. via @ColletteBrown

Poets and scholars Siobhán Campbell and Nessa O’Mahony have edited a new book on poet and scholar Eavan Boland, out from Arlen House on December 15.

Thomas McGonigle Reads

Ian Lacy’s book launched by my pal Michael Considine

Michael Longley reading for the UCD Digital Library

My advice for the times, as it was in 9/11

Always worth listening to. The man has traveled widely and read deeply.

If you like dogs in your poetry, look no further

The much missed James Liddy. Recently recalled him fondly with David Gardiner

And finally, a film about Helena Mulkerns father, which I unfortunately missed. Her new book Ferenji and other stories has just been published.