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    Bar Talk – the Musical

    That caught your attention, didn’t it? Well there’s no actual singing, but lots of lyrics in the new audio book version of my first poetry collection, Bar Talk. I was thrilled when Helen Shaw of Athena Media approached me with the suggestion of turning Bar Talk into an audio book. It hasn’t been in print for years (it was first published in 1999) and although an online version was available through creative commons due to the marvellous guys at Irish Literary Revival, it had disappeared from sight, by and large. And audio is something different; a chance to hear the work as it was intended to be heard. So I…