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Soundeye poetry festival in Cork

I must attend this event next year!!!

report by Alison


Wende said…
Hey Marcus--thx for the nice comment you left on my blog... I've been coming back every so often to read your poetry. I'm kind of a poetic junkie--but you're a much better writer than I. Gary is awesome too--he just doesn't know it. I need to pay more attention to my blog, but I'm always so busy and with the books I'm working on, well.... it takes a lot of time. I'll keep coming back to read your poetry though-- I do enjoy it so! Take care!

Wende :)
postpran said…
thanks Wende. I will also check out your blog as well. Writing is a virus. Looks like you are infected as well :-)

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