Posts Tagged ‘book’

Local writer launches sci-fi novel

Cecilia Carelse.
Local writer Cecilia Carelse admits to photographing animal poo (and tracks) when out walking in the countryside but has since dropped that snippet of information from her author biography. Originally from England, she’s been living in the South-East of Ireland since 1991, worked at Bausch & Lomb, then CCImages photography and currently, in digital marketing [...]

The Human in the Universe

Niamh Brennan
Tramore native Niamh Brennan is a writer and workshop facilitator in the area of Cosmology and Spirituality whose first book, The Human in the Universe, was launched at The Book Centre in Waterford last Friday. Published by American-based Wyndham Hall Press, the book explores such age-old existential human questions as ‘what is love?’, ‘what is suffering?’ [...]

Hanging with the Elephant

Michael Harding.
A limited number of tickets are still available for Hanging with the Elephant: An Evening with Michael Harding on Wednesday, 18th March at 8pm at Garter Lane Theatre. A chronicler of ordinary life in midland Ireland through his column in the Irish Times, no one was more surprised than Michael when he was struck down with [...]

A Thousand Thanks

Holocaust survivor Tomi Reichental speaking about his experiences at Belsen-Bergen concentration camp at WIT's Good Shepherd Chapel on Tuesday last. 								| Photos: Mary Browne
Holocaust survivor Tomi Reichental enthrals WIT Good Shepherd audience. Detailing the horrors and ultimate liberation of Belsen Concentration Camp, Holocaust survivor Tomi Reichental vividly recalled one of the 20th Century’s most haunting episodes in Waterford on Tuesday last. Before a 600-strong attendance at Good Shepherd Chapel, and with a further 400 watching via video streaming in [...]