Jimmy Flynn’s Celtic Snug

In the photo above, Virginia Gillespie, reads before a wonderful turnout for the Jan. 15, 2014 “Irish Poetry Nights” in it’s new home at Jimmy Flynn’s Celtic Snug in White Rock. Along with the evening’s Presenter Virginia Gillespie, guest readers Mary Fynes (seen reading in the photo above, click on photo to enlarge) and Heidi Greco (seen reading in the photo below, click on photo to enlarge), read the works of contemporary women poets from Northern Ireland, published by Lagan Press, and the Verbal Arts Centre in Derry, Ireland. Poems by well known Irish poets Moyra Donaldson, Janet Shepperson, Maria McManus, Cherry Smyth, and Deirdre Cartmill, were read to a… Read More