Spoken Word Steps Out of the Shadows

Spoken Word Steps Out of the Shadows

James Bunting  1.09.2013
Another year and another Edinburgh fringe passes. Arty types have all patted each other on the back, Edinburgh businesses have all patted...
Seamus Heaney: A Great Poet, Full of Light and Life

Seamus Heaney: A Great Poet, Full of Light and Life

Jon Snow  30.08.2013
I was lucky enough to know Seamus Heaney; to interview him and even spend time with him and his wife, Maire.
Irish Post Heaney Dies After Long Illness

Irish Post Heaney Dies After Long Illness

30.08.2013
World-renowned poet Seamus Heaney has died, his family have confirmed. The Nobel Laureate, who was 74, had been in hospital after suffering...
Beyond Mental Health Labels Through a New View of You

Beyond Mental Health Labels Through a New View of You

Tony Lobl  19.08.2013
Dr Allen Frances warned that in the world of mental health care a label "can begin in a moment and live on for the rest of your life"....
My First Night of the Proms

My First Night of the Proms

Richard O'Brien  29.07.2013
My first response to the BBC Proms' kind invitation to perform at a venue so prestigious that my family had heard of it (as opposed to,...
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Can "the Glory of Being Alone" Ease our Struggles With Loneliness?

Tony Lobl  7.07.2013
"Only the lonely, know the way I feel," Roy Orbison sang in his 1960 hit single. More than 50 years have now passed and during that time...