We have some lovely poems to listen to on our Poetry Phone. Two of the featured poets are Jane and Willie-Joe Meally and you can read a bit about them below. To listen to their poems and all the beautiful poems ring 1800272994 and press 0 to 9
Jane Meally, from Crutt, Co. Kilkenny, is a founder member of Clogh Writers (1995). Jane likes to read and write poetry and her work has appeared in local publications and anthologies. According to Jane, poetry is a form of transportation, a departure and arrival; a wonderful journey with words.
Willie-Joe Meally, from Moneenroe, Castlecomer, Co. Kilkenny, now living in Kilpatrick, Clogh. Married to Jane, he is a founder member of Clogh Writers (1995). Published at local, national and international level, Willie- Joe also has read his work at literary events and workshops throughout the country. He writes mainly poetry and short stories. His work reflects a local theme, rooted in a mining heritage. One of his stories was adapted for a short film and was well received in Ireland and abroad. He was very involved in Clogh Writers’ organisation of three Culture Night events and welcomes visiting writers from near and far.