Celia de Fréine, Dorothy Molloy, Leanne O’Sullivan, Shirley McClure, Kerry Hardie, Paul Muldoon—to mention but a few—have written about non-normative embodiments. This is urgent and relevant in our culture, saturated as it is by the perfect, compact and inevitably able …
recently in Acumen, Southward, Oxford Poetry and Banshee. Jo won the Shirley McClure Poetry Prize at the Irish Writers Festival in Los Gatos, CA and the Christmas Fortnight Poetry Prize. Her debut pamphlet was published in March by Eyewear Publishing. Peggie Gallagher
Shirley McClure's new collection, Stone Dress (Arlen House) and her CD Spanish Affair, with her own poems plus poetry and music from invited guests, both came out in All proceeds from the CD go to Arklow Cancer Support Group, where Shirley facilitates a writers' group.
Award-winning poets, Jane Clarke and Shirley McClure, will give a sparkling and moving poetry reading with musical accompaniment to celebrate the publication of Jane Clarke’s debut collection, The River, and Shirley McClure’s new poetry CD, Spanish Affair.
· The lawsuit accused city officials of violating the U.S. Fair Housing Act by conspiring to prevent Shirley McClure and her son Jason from opening a chain of residential homes for Alzheimer's patients in upscale Long Beach neighborhoods.
Stone Dress by Shirley McClure. Her whole body was covered with a skin hard as rock. She was sometimes called Stone-dress. The Spear-Finger, Cherokee myth. When she lay by the pool, her children would hopscotch along her, chalking her body from one to home, giggle as they landed. on the pebbles of her kneecaps, the limestone of her abs.
He is survived by his wife Shirley McClure Guthrie and brother Bobby Guthrie and wife Pat, two sons Tim and wife Annelle Guthrie, and Mark Guthrie, and a daughter Lisa Hopper and husband Bill. Six grandchildren, and two great grandchildren also survive.
“One of the highlights for me was the moving, respectful tribute to my friend and fellow poet, the late Shirley McClure, after whom the festival poetry competition has been named. I enjoyed attending the many other literary events, exploring the state-of-the-art library or just sitting with a coffee in the sun.
Shirley McClure. I did not need to say to you, darling, this is X, the one who pumped my heart. with helium and cast it, airborne to the whin, where it lay punctured, inhaling yellow, no longer certain what it was for; and this, my love, is Y, the same Y who inherited my X while I …
Shirley McClure for Executor Sale. Noel King for Glissando. Judy O’Kane for On Garryvoe Beach. Davnett Heery for Two Camellias. Marie Gahan for Orange Split. Humourous Essay. Joseph Sweeney for Sorry. John Fitzgerald for Bovine. Brian O’Connor for The Brother. Joseph Sweeney for Max Comp.
Shirley McClure Two Poems. Julie Lumsden Three Poems. Mel Fawcett Goodbye, barney. Ricardo Pau-Llosa Four Poems. Charles G. Lauder Jr. Two Poems. Mary Carol Moran Poem. Julie Marie Wade Poem. Susanna Roxman Three Poems. Patricia Tyrrell Two Poems. Michael Wilding the Return of a Native. Belinda Cooke Review.
Shirley McClure is a new woman’s voice in contemporary Irish poetry Related Projects “Mindfulness has impacted on my daily life so much more than I expected and has made me recognise the amount of stress, worry and avoidance I had been experiencing”
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