A crowd of music, poetry and general good time lovers ascended into the upstairs bar in the Teach Beag Lismore last night - moments after the infamous defeat (they only won 4 nil!) Vick of Watercats fame was on hand to dry all our tears.
the venue is cool - and I mean Cool with a capital C
|Check out the lampshade! And the wonderful Noel, who kicked off the night with some atmospheric and carefully crafted multi layered music. More than a touch of the Tom Waits from him.|
|Peadar's poems were searching, thought provoking, and honest. This picture was taken during his preamble when he mostly said "The rain in Spain stays mainly on the plain"*|
And down to business - absolutely holding everyone captive with his words.
The famous Poet generously signing copies of the book for his adoring fans. (aka my mammy) (yes my mammy and daddy followed me to Lismore - what can you do?!)
* I might be making that bit up