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Be Your Best You! - Passion into Purpose with David Delaney

Be Your Best You! - Passion into Purpose with David Delaney

By David Delaney

A hug for the mind, body & soul
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Finding Freedom on the Dancefloor and more with Debby Brennan
Finding Freedom on the Dancefloor and more with Debby Brennan
Today it's all about the tunes! Debby Brennan joins me to chat about "Fading Queen of the dancefloor" a new release by GosiaG. Debby and Gosia collaborated in this track. As Debby says: "I provided the lyrics and Gosia did the rest...Hope you enjoy it...Grab your glitter and shimmy in the dancefloor and dance like no one's watching...let yourself go!!
22:55
September 30, 2022
Aishling Hennessy - About the Artist
Aishling Hennessy - About the Artist
Aishling Hennessy is an Abstract Expressionist Painter and Digital Artist from County Laois, Ireland. Her work blends dreamlike washes with organic forms and gestured mark making to explore the seen and unseen. Her work is inspired by her emotions, the ethereal and the Earth in an attempt to explore her curiosity with the layering and contrasts within life. Aishling is fascinated with the human mind and how we absorb the world around us to create our own reality. With an interest in what we think we see/are/feel, can only truly be realised by contrasts. Each piece links to her own perception of her inner and outer world and attempts to capture the never-ending quest for enlightenment. Graduating with BA (Honors) in Fine Art from The Centre for Creative Arts and Media, Galway in 2004 specializing in Paint. Aishling went on to complete her Higher Diploma in Art for Art, Craft and Design Teachers from Crawford College of Art and Design, Cork in 2007. Aishling has exhibited her work in Solo Exhibitions and many group shows throughout Ireland over the past decade. She has commissioned many pieces for private collectors in Ireland and abroad.
39:37
June 10, 2022
Everything and 'ani-thing' with David Butler
Everything and 'ani-thing' with David Butler
DAVID BUTLER, originally from Kildare, now lives in Portarlington, County Laois, with his wife and three children. He has worked with Pfizer Ireland, Newbridge in various roles since joining them in 2002. He is a graduate of the Dun Laoghaire Film Institute of Ireland, Animation Production Course. He has worked on several award-winning projects, including the BAFTA award-winning Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. He is an animator and  illustrator. For further information visit his website www.anithing.ie twitter.com/anithingartist Blog anithingartist.com facebook.com/anithingartist
51:17
April 29, 2022
Curing Boredom
Curing Boredom
Some insights into boredom, what it is and how to cure it!  So, if you're bored, give a listen! www.beyourbestyou.ie
06:09
April 01, 2022
Everything and 'Anithing' with David Butler
Everything and 'Anithing' with David Butler
DAVID BUTLER, originally from Kildare, now lives in Portarlington, County Laois, with his wife and three children. He has worked with Pfizer Ireland, Newbridge in various roles since joining them in 2002. He is a graduate of the Dun Laoghaire Film Institute of Ireland, Animation Production Course. He has worked on several award-winning projects, including the BAFTA award-winning Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. He is an animator and  illustrator. For further information visit his website www.anithing.ie
51:22
April 01, 2022
Other Realms with Rebecca Deegan
Other Realms with Rebecca Deegan
Rebecca is a painter from County Laois, and the current resident artist at Dunamaise Art Centre. She works mainly with oil paint, and aspires to create dark, emotive and atmospheric pieces. Her most recent series of figurative works explores the idea of "emotional vampires”. As well as visual art, Rebecca also has a love for photography, film, and ballet.  She exhibits widely all over Ireland, and her unique work is often a popular addition to alternative markets and festivals. In September 2018, Rebecca curated an exhibition in our Gallery entitled "A Painted Otherworld". Here she brought together a fantastic group of artists with links to Laois, who's work explores the surreal and fantastical. Her paintings, and prints of her works are available for sale on request, and Rebecca is also available for commissions. Rebecca also facilitates regular Life Drawing Sessions. These are un-tutored sessions offering a variety of poses and models, suitable for practicing artists of all levels. You can find out more about Rebecca and her work on her website rebeccadeegan.com as well as her Facebook & Instagram (Rebecca Deegan Artist)
31:52
February 25, 2022
100 Miles for Mater - Angi Mc Nulty
100 Miles for Mater - Angi Mc Nulty
Angi McNulty joins us today to talk about life, love, happiness and what she's up to with the Mater Foundation.  How do you you get over 6,000 people to row in behind you for a fundraising challenge?  What drives someone to do this kind of work?  Listen to find out! www.materfoundation.ie
41:30
February 11, 2022
Powerful Morning Routine
Powerful Morning Routine
The morning routine helps us set the tone for the day, better allowing us to control our schedules rather than our schedule controlling us. As we start each day fresh, we can better focus on what is in front of us, where to prioritize our time, and, ultimately, increase our productivity. Here's some tips and tricks to power up each morning.  Check out the free resources on www.beyourbestyou.ie/downloads
26:56
January 28, 2022
You are the sum of your habits
You are the sum of your habits
Today we talk about habits and how we can easily fall into the trap of allowing bad habits becaome part of our daily routine. I've some tips and tricks on how to map the bad habits over to good ones, or to get rid of them altogether.  If you'd like more - I'm running a FREE masterclass on January 27th via Zoom and all the details can be found here: www.beyourbestyou.ie/events Be well!
13:24
January 14, 2022
Awesome! Day 21
Awesome! Day 21
You've made it! Awesome!  Feel proud that you have done the challenge, even if you skipped a day here or there, that's ok.  It's December 21st, so revel in the journey you've taken the last 3 weeks.  Thank You for being part of this. I'd appreciate any feedback you have or indeed if you'd like to continue making good habits, setting and smashing goals - have a look on the website and find out a little bit more about embodiment coaching.  www.beyourbestyou.ie Much gratitude,  David
02:33
December 21, 2021
Awesome! Day 20
Awesome! Day 20
As they say - 'Variety is the spice of life'  Listen now, and mix things up a little. 
03:01
December 20, 2021
Awesome! Day 19
Awesome! Day 19
Road Trip!  Recharge those batteries and have some fun. Enjoying the challenge? Let me know here - david@beyourbestyou.ie
02:22
December 19, 2021
Awesome! Day 18
Awesome! Day 18
Think Big! Think Abundant! Most people think too small when it comes to setting goals. Don't fall into the rut :)
01:57
December 18, 2021
Awesome! Day 17
Awesome! Day 17
Today is about nurturing relationships - be an action taker.  Listen and find out how. 
02:45
December 17, 2021
Awesome! Day 16
Awesome! Day 16
.One of the best ways to win is to be accountable. That's today's mission - finding an accountability partner.  Let me know how you're getting on - david@beyourbestyou.ie
02:50
December 16, 2021
Awesome! Day 15
Awesome! Day 15
We're on the home stretch! Day 15, lets be having you :)
02:32
December 15, 2021
Awesome! Day 14
Awesome! Day 14
Linked to day 10 , we talk more about investing in yourself
03:18
December 14, 2021
Awesome! Day 13
Awesome! Day 13
Get out of your comfort zone...feel the fear and do it anyway! Go on...give it a go!
03:30
December 13, 2021
Awesome! Day 12
Awesome! Day 12
Bring the ZEN!  Creating the right atmosphere for productivity.  Let me know how you're doing - david@beyourbestyou.ie
02:55
December 12, 2021
Awesome! Day 11
Awesome! Day 11
Fill today (and every day) with motivation This is a great habit for the toolkit!
04:58
December 11, 2021
Fearlessness!
Fearlessness!
“Do not fear failure but rather fear not trying.” ― Roy T. Bennett Sums up what Today's episode is about. Give it a listen.  Happy Friday!
08:35
December 10, 2021
Awesome! Day 10
Awesome! Day 10
Just about halfway there! Today is about making an investment - perhaps the best you'll ever make - in yourself! Questions? david@beyourbestyou.ie 
03:59
December 10, 2021
Awesome! Day 9
Awesome! Day 9
Day 9 is all about the side hustle and generating ideas :)  Reach out if you need anything! david@beyourbestyou.ie
02:13
December 09, 2021
Awesome! Day 8
Awesome! Day 8
Day 8 of Awesome Habits Challenge! Have you set 2022 goals yet? Avail of a free 'Sounding Board' Session to get clarity on your goals and plans  email david@beyourbestyou.ie to reserve a place!
01:54
December 08, 2021
Awesome! Day 7
Awesome! Day 7
Day 7! You did it. You're here...end of week one, but the start of morning rituals  www.beyourbestyou.ie
08:46
December 07, 2021
Awesome! Day 6
Awesome! Day 6
Day 6 -  You are what you eat! Today is all about the eating plan.
05:37
December 06, 2021
Awesome! Day 5
Awesome! Day 5
Day 5 already? Its all about consistency today. 
02:26
December 05, 2021
Awesome! Day 4
Awesome! Day 4
.Day four of the 21 Day "Awesome Habits Challenge"  Let us know how you're getting on via our socials or by dropping us a line david@beyourbestyou.ie Here to support!
02:20
December 04, 2021
Awesome! Day 3
Awesome! Day 3
.Vision boards... Day 3 of the Awesome Habits Course.
02:40
December 03, 2021
Awesome! Day 2
Awesome! Day 2
Day 2 of the free 21 day challenge to build better habits.  Today is all about the plan! Please feel free to ask questions on the socials or drop a line via www.beyourbestyou.ie
02:07
December 02, 2021
Awesome Habits - 21 Day Challenge - Day 1
Awesome Habits - 21 Day Challenge - Day 1
Intro & Day 1  Grab a journal and let's begin!
05:31
December 01, 2021
The best investment? In yourself!
The best investment? In yourself!
This morning we talk about investing in yourself and what it takes to do it. Spoiler alert: not a lot!  Don't forget the 'Awesome Habits' course kicks off on December 1st - Register now on www.beyourbestyou.ie
11:54
November 26, 2021
Being Fabulous, Inside & Out - Mya Foxx
Being Fabulous, Inside & Out - Mya Foxx
From its start as theatre slang to its pop culture prowess today, “drag” has become a celebrated term while keeping its transgressive power. And the word is still evolving today. Mya Foxx (aka Dillon) is a Halifax based Inuk drag performer. By day, Dillon works as an HR professional and by night, he transforms into the electrifying performer that is Mya Foxx. From triple-A basketball champ to lace front wigs, Mya has had to navigate small town views, toxic masculinity, and more on her journey to true self acceptance. Through a physical, emotional and spiritual transformation, Mya helps Dillon access a deeper level of personal understanding allowing for success and balance in two seemingly unrelated endeavors. Co Hosting today – Rohini Bannerjee Dr. Rohini Bannerjee is an Associate Professor of French and Francophone Studies in the Department of Modern Languages & Classics at Saint Mary's University, Halifax, NS. She also contributes to the Asian Studies, Graduate Women and Gender Studies, and Peace and Conflict Studies programs. She has an instinctive ability to relate to students, wherever they come from. Certainly Dr. Bannerjee helps her students realize what is possible. “There are layers and layers that make up who you are,” she says. “I tell my students no matter what you do, you’re going to be disturbing the peace.” Just as she challenges her students to think beyond their limits, so she challenges herself.
55:55
November 12, 2021
Chatting under the Rowan Tree - with Rowena Gerrett
Chatting under the Rowan Tree - with Rowena Gerrett
"It can be tough to feel settled, energised and fulfilled without living with integrity to yourself or your purpose, without connection to your community or our natural environment. Despite working hard and being 'successful', it can often feel like there is something missing. It can hold you back, in one or more areas of your life and affect your well-being. Through genuine integration of mind and body, and through connection with our natural environment and society around us, we can create the changes we seek. I recognise that change can be hard and walk alongside you, trusting your inherent capabilities. I provide a mirror, compassionate questioning, tangible tools & models and accountability." - Rowena Gerrett http://www.rowantree.uk.com/
43:07
October 29, 2021
Making success of a failure - a solo run
Making success of a failure - a solo run
We all make mistakes and we all fail. Because we're human. Right? Today's solo run podcast was inspired by a post in the Be Your Best You members group on Facebook (join here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1589070938062419 ) and by the fact this week's scheduled guest had to reschedule.  Here's a few musings an making mistakes and some of my perspective on failure.  Until next time...
15:12
October 15, 2021
The magic in us all - Catriona O'Curry
The magic in us all - Catriona O'Curry
Today's guest, Catriona O' Curry, is a coach, facilitator and author, fostering RESILIENCE with KIDS, their families, and communities.  She says: "My personal goal is to become a worthy Elder, that is, to facilitate others in becoming competent, grounded Ancestors for future generations. I specialise in working with pre-teens, teens and young adults who are struggling with anxiety. I use Art and Talk Therapy/Counselling/Coaching, Reiki, and Cranio-Sacral therapy to help calm the nervous system of the child, and view the child within a Family System to help to regulate the Whole Family System" Her book "You've Got Magic" is available now https://www.howtobecomewhole.com/books
34:17
September 10, 2021
Pride, Passion, Culture & Creativity - John Connors
Pride, Passion, Culture & Creativity - John Connors
John Connors is an Irish Traveller,  actor, screenwriter, and documentary filmmaker and playwright best known for his role as Patrick Ward in the Irish crime drama series Love/Hate, for which he was nominated for best-supporting actor at the 2016 Irish film and television awards, and for Cardboard Gangsters for which he won Best Actor at the 2018 Irish film and television awards. We chat about his creative process, inspirations and the fuel behind his passion for his work. www.clusterfoxfilms.com Co-hosted by Dr. Rohini Bannerjee, Associate Professor, St. Mary's University, Halifax
51:09
August 27, 2021
From seed to shelf - Trevor Henderson from Henderson Market Garden
From seed to shelf - Trevor Henderson from Henderson Market Garden
Trevor Henderson has been growing veg for as long as he can remember and recently he started his own business bringing fresh, seasonal veg to the local area. He is passionate about food and his vegetables are grown for flavour, freshness and extremely low food miles, all vegetables are started as seeds and cared for all the way to the customers. You can buy direct from Trevor and from selected shops in County Kildare https://hendersonmarketgarden.ie/
31:20
August 13, 2021
The Power of Words Festival 2021 - Amanda Kelly
The Power of Words Festival 2021 - Amanda Kelly
The Power of Words Festival is a celebration of Words – Written, Acted, Spoken and Sung, which takes place every August in the town of Abbeyleix, Co. Laois. A wonderful inaugural year in 2019; a Short Story Writing Competition in 2020, culminating in an Anthology, due to be launched at this year’s festival - 2021 being, once again, an ‘in-person’ festival! We hope you will come join us on the weekend of 20th – 22nd August 2021. www.powerofwords.ie
17:10
July 30, 2021
Get your Finances in Order with The Irish Budgeting Mammy
Get your Finances in Order with The Irish Budgeting Mammy
Ann-Marie is the “Irish Budgeting Mammy”.  A little about her, in her own words: "I am a mum of four with children aged from teenage years, right down to toddler years. In addition to runnng “Irish Budgeting Mammy”, I work full time as a psychiatric nurse. My aim for Irish Budgeting Mammy is to help people get a sense of control on their personal finances. I have learnt to manage my finances in a way that is easy to understand and will help you make the most of your money. I believe income is often not the issue but more to do with poor budgeting. I have published and released the best selling “The Budget Book” to help you manage your money. Although I am not a financial expert, I am somebody who has freed themselves from all consumer debt using my method of money management, which I feel can be helpful to anybody struggling with their finances. I can show you the tools and methods I use to control and manage your income. My method is a holistic approach to finances, which not only concentrates on your money but every part of your being. I believe money should not be a taboo subject but something we should talk about. If you’re interested in following my journey, you will find me on instagram and facebook where I share my budgets, methods and progress. I am available for Budget S.O.S. One-to-One sessions which you can book into on the website or alternatively I will be running workshops during the Autumn for small group numbers in person. https://irishbudgetingmammy.com/
21:18
July 16, 2021
Returning to balance with Roisin Graham
Returning to balance with Roisin Graham
"One of the most important things I realised was that physical discomfort usually manifests itself when there are unresolved emotional issues present. These should all be dealt with in tandem so that a holistic outcome can be achieved and the mind and body can be returned to homeostasis/balance." - Roisin Graham  If you think you may have something holding you back from achieving your full potential or if you are feeling a lack of joy, fear, anger, guilt or other emotional issues you would like to address in your life please contact 0861797934 or visit https://roisingraham.com/
14:46
July 02, 2021
Dolores Andrew - driving authenticity
Dolores Andrew - driving authenticity
Dolores Andrew Holistic Life Coach, Author, Podcaster, Speaker and Mom. I support and guide women to transform from a fear and scarcity mindset to one that allows them to be brave and confident enough to embody who they really are without the limiting beliefs keeping them stuck, getting the same results time and time again.  Women, unfortunately, can feel like this is their lot - but nothing could be further from the truth. We can all get lost in life, being pushed, and pulled by our commitments and daily routines.   We can lose track of our own dreams and end up wearing whatever mask we feel we need at any given time.   This can become so habitual that we lose our identity.  Our thoughts can be scattered and our actions out of alignment with who we truly are. However, we take back control the driver’s seat of our life in an authentic and joyful way. I coach women via 1 on 1 and group coaching sessions on ways to beat overwhelm, become motivated and gain confidence. I have a podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Soundcloud where I share bite-size chunks of empowerment and inspiration. I am an Amazon best-selling author and the author of two children’s fairy tales.    I am also in the process of finishing my first novel. Empowerment and Assertive Coach at Dolores Andrew Children’s Author and Emotional Intelligence Advocate.
18:02
June 18, 2021
Charles James Walker - Get In
Charles James Walker - Get In
Charles James Walker is a musician from Longford, Ireland. A unique talent, his free spirit has taken him across the world, travelling to the most wonderful places and experiencing the most incredible things. It’s this life experience which translates passionately into his music. Creating songs that remain in your mind, each its own story with its own beautiful life. A deep soul, his music transcends the boundaries of the traditional singer-songwriter, with impassioned lyrics which touch on the most sensitive subjects of life, love and everything. Charles James Walker can be found on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
39:16
June 11, 2021
Evolutions - Elaine Nolan
Evolutions - Elaine Nolan
Elaine Nolan is that rare multi-dimensional artist who moves easily from heavenly fine art to the meditative Earth below. She is a classically trained musician and singer, as well as an award-winning author. Hailing from Co Laois, Ireland, Nolan was also prima cellist in the Celbridge Concert Orchestra and has appeared with the Carlow Youth Orchestra and the Kildare County Orchestra. She is also a pianist and plays classical guitar and is learning the viola. She's sung as a soprano and a tenor with the Carlow Choral Society, the Wexford Festival Singers, and the Celtic Philharmonic Choir and recorded four albums as a member of the Irish Philharmonic Choir and performed with the group at Carnegie Hall. No strict classicist, however, Nolan’ latest release is To Sleep Beneath The Stars, an album of earthy and graceful meditation music that's soft, compelling, and perfectly human. As a composer, she is daring enough to mix her classical and Celtic influences with electronic sounds (Cel-Techno, anyone?), a feat that would prove difficult to do effectively for most musicians. Nolan, however, pulls it off with her usual elegance and grace. She has performed her debut work “Non-Nobis”, a 3-part soprano work in April 2011, followed by her debut concert September 2012 and more recently “A Rebel’s Heart”, a 1916 Commemoration concert as part of Kildare County Council’s Commemoration Programme. She is a graduate of Trinity College Dublin and the Open University and has won the Cecil Day-Lewis Literature Award. Her latest book is the sci-fi tale Evolved 2.0: Vortex and was released in March 2017. Other titles by Elaine include Red Hot Summer and Of Heroes And Kings. Each novel, of course, has an accompanying soundtrack composed by Nolan, as well. She is also studying to become a Sound Healing Practitioner. https://www.elainenolan.net/
20:49
June 04, 2021
There's a book in everyone! - Karen Brown
There's a book in everyone! - Karen Brown
Karen Brown is a Life Coach, Bio Energy Therapist and author of over 100 books on both Amazon and BookBoon. After finding 10,000 ways not to build a business, she found the one way to build build a business that that is both aligned to her values and allows her to help others and give back. She helps others to publish their own books.  @coachkarenbrown
24:05
May 28, 2021
Finding freedom - with Barbara Byrne
Finding freedom - with Barbara Byrne
Barbara Byrne is an inspiring Life Coach, International Co-Author and  Award-winning Weightloss Consultant. Barbara has worked tirelessly with women and men to coach, inspire and encourage them through their personal transformations, for over ten years. She has empowered and supported clients to create change in their relationships with themselves and others as well as their personal lives, to achieve their personal goals. Her love of walking and being outdoors drives her unique coaching style and she is passionate about enabling others to find their own way to personal freedom and also inspires them to find their way to feel better every day. Barbara knows first hand the effects of intense grief, traumatic marriage breakdown and dark depression and shares some of her stories with us today. https://www.facebook.com/coachbarbarabyrne/
28:26
May 21, 2021
Making the difference - with Jillian Godsil
Making the difference - with Jillian Godsil
Jillian Godsil is a journalist, broadcaster, writer and law changer having changed the law in 2014 to allow bankrupts to run for public office. She ran for Europe, which we discuss, as well as her work in blockchain – as Editor in chief of Blockleaders. She was awarded the 2020 Uptrennd Blockchain Journalist of the year, is considered one of the top 100 people in Blockchain globally. She has been nominated for an IMRO award for her EastCoastFM radio show and broadcasts weekly on Dublin City FM with her show – making a difference So this morning, Jillian is on the other side of the mike as we chat to her about drives her to make a difference https://www.linkedin.com/in/jilliangodsil/?originalSubdomain=ie
25:24
May 14, 2021
Aligning Energy with Breda Stackpool
Aligning Energy with Breda Stackpool
Breda Stackpool is an Energy Alignment coach whose souls purpose is to lead others to their point of expansion. She helps you to identify what you want and how to get yourself into a position to make sure you can bring it into your reality. She is passionate about helping people prioritise their own success by stepping into the true version of themselves, and has the ability to help you create results in your life that were once only a dream! https://www.facebook.com/PrioritiseYourSuccess/
23:40
May 07, 2021
A sense of belonging(to) with Moninne Griffith
A sense of belonging(to) with Moninne Griffith
Moninne is a passionate social activist with over 20 years’ experience in the fields of advocacy, law and social justice. Today, she leads BeLonG To Youth Services, Ireland’s national organisation for LGBT+ young people. As Executive Director, she is dedicated to supporting and empowering LGBT+ youth, and achieving a world where they are equal, safe and valued in the diversity of their identities and experiences. After spending 8 years as Director of Marriage Equality, a single-issue organisation working for, and historically achieving, equality for same-sex couples in Ireland, Moninne is acutely aware of the needs and challenges of the LGBT+ community in Ireland today. Moninne is a member of the Government’s Taskforce on Youth Mental Health and the oversight committee of the National LGBTI+ Youth Strategy. She is a former Chairperson of the National Women’s Council of Ireland. www.belongto.org
31:07
April 30, 2021
Dance to the Rhythm of Life with Dezy Walls
Dance to the Rhythm of Life with Dezy Walls
Often referred to as "the people magnet" or "the mad piano man" Dezy Walls is a writer, performer, director, concert pianist (well,  he does concerts playing a piano) and a "creative being" - which he believes we all are and it's what keeps us sane. Dezy has whipped up crowds into enthusiastic revelries, had them swinging from the rafters, from Kinsale to Los Angeles and back via Hong Kong. In 2019 Dezy won the IMRO radio drama award 2019 for his play, Searching for Daddly Dee to add to his numerous song writing awards in both comedy and romantic genres. www.dezywalls.com
31:10
April 23, 2021
Sarah Breslin tells us about how the new Good4all is good for you!
Sarah Breslin tells us about how the new Good4all is good for you!
We talk to her about health and wellbeing and her journey with massage and Colon hydrotherapy to help resolve gut health issues. Her passion for helping others to feel the best they can and to give as much power and knowledge to clients to take control of their health and to help them understand that there is always something that can help even if it's just that 1 per cent improvement. Her new business venture Good4all Giftcard, the wellness gift card that allows you to give the gift of wellbeing. The goal of Good4all is to help more people achieve better health and wellness by connecting them with great treatments and practitioners simply and easily. https://good4all.ie/ https://www.sarahbreslinwellness.com/
17:52
April 16, 2021
A new kind of high with artist Kieran Hyland
A new kind of high with artist Kieran Hyland
Kieran is a contemporary artist from Portarlington, County Laois, whose emotive pieces are representative of his unique style, values and experiences. Kieran spent a portion of his twenties searching for fulfillment externally, and when it wasn’t to be found, he resorted to mind-altering chemical substances as a means of escape. But he always found meaning and fulfillment in artistic expression, be it through music or stand up comedy, or through his exploits on canvas. He now believes there is no high comparable to that of satisfying your artistic curiosities. https://kieranhylandart.com/
39:04
April 09, 2021
A conversation about Mental Health with Christy Bannon
A conversation about Mental Health with Christy Bannon
Christy Bannon talks to us about mental health, his experiences, strength and hope. His poem which he mentions in the episode can be found here, Please be advised, it may trigger. There are supports listed below https://www.facebook.com/christybannon/posts/10158064489433527 Supports: Cycle Against Suicide  https://www.cycleagainstsuicide.com/community-buddy/  Cycle Against Suicide have launched a community-based peer-supported program.   SOSAD Laois  Save Our Sons And Daughters Laois   Pieta House, Preventing Suicide and Self Harm  https://www.pieta.ie/  Teac Tom http://www.thethomashayestrust.com/mailto: thethomashayestrust@gmail.com Phone: 056 7796592  Samaritans Ireland  Freephone 116 123 https://www.samaritans.org/ireland/samaritans-ireland/ www.suicideireland.com https://www.mentalhealthireland.ie/need-help-now/ https://www2.hse.ie/mental-health/ Aware  https://www.aware.ie/ Freecall: 1800 80 48 48 Get help now Text 50808  For free 24/7 support in a crisis, free-text HELLO to 50808. https://www.hse.ie/.../ser.../list/4/mental-health-services/
42:37
April 02, 2021
Journeys with words - Niamh Boyce.
Journeys with words - Niamh Boyce.
Niamh Boyce is an award-winning novelist and poet. The Kildare native’s first book, The Herbalist (2013), was an instant success. The Irish Times called it, “The most entertaining yet substantial historical novel since Joseph O’Connor’s Star of the Sea.” Inside the Wolf (2018), her first collection of verse was met with similar positivity. Nuala O’Connor said, “In these clever, concise poems, Niamh Boyce resurrects the ancestors who gifted her a legacy of words…Boyce has the artist’s unpeeled eye: she dissects fairy tales and reassembles them with colour, menace and wit.” Niamh Boyce lives with her family in Ballylinan, Co Laois. She is currently working on her third novel, a collection of short fiction and a non-fiction book. http://niamhboyce.blogspot.com/
22:55
March 26, 2021
Christiane Wuillamie OBE - Companies, Culture and driving her car into Buckingham Palace
Christiane Wuillamie OBE - Companies, Culture and driving her car into Buckingham Palace
Christiane Wuillamie OBE - Chief Executive & Co-Founder PYXIS CULTURE Christiane founded CWB Systems in 1994, addressing the challenges of rescuing failing IT projects in financial services. After 100% year-on-year growth she sold in 2001 and began a successful career as a business troubleshooter, advisor and NED. Christiane has deep experience in technology, innovation and business transformation. https://www.pyxisculture.com/
19:22
March 19, 2021
Talking passion, poetry and the issue of racism today - Dr. Rohini Bannerjee
Talking passion, poetry and the issue of racism today - Dr. Rohini Bannerjee
Dr. Rohini Bannerjee, born and raised in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, daughter of immigrants from Himachal Pradesh, India, is an Associate Professor of French and Francophone Studies in the Department of Modern Languages & Classics, Graduate Coordinator of the International Development Studies program and a Faculty Member in the Asian Studies, and Graduate Women & Gender Studies program at Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, Canada. Rohini’s primary research focuses on the literatures and cultures of the Francophone Indian Ocean. https://www.linkedin.com/in/rohini-bannerjee-87a92716a/?originalSubdomain=ca
25:46
March 12, 2021
When the artist met the photographer...
When the artist met the photographer...
Collaborations in the world of art are not that unusual. Think of all the brilliant musicians that create wonderful songs, eg. Lennon and Mc Cartney  Collaboration within the visual arts are less common.... but let's find out what happened when the artist met the photographer. Today we talk to Ciara Drennan & Pauline McEvoy from Heyday Studios www.heydaystudios.ie
24:54
March 05, 2021
Life - The Barna Way with Lisa Fingleton
Life - The Barna Way with Lisa Fingleton
Lisa Fingleton is an artist, filmmaker, writer and grower. She strives to ‘be the change’ she wishes to see in the world and likes to walk the talk, grow the food and integrate life with her studio practice. For the last number of years she has been working closely with her partner Rena Blake. Together they are consciously focusing on developing The Barna Way an ecological art project on their farm. https://lisafingleton.com/
31:17
February 26, 2021
Chatting with Mary Pat Moloney
Chatting with Mary Pat Moloney
Mary Pat Moloney has a number of strands to her work.  She is an actor of both stage and screen.  She is also a sound healer and started Croi Anu Creative Centre 12 years ago.  A place that nurtures both creative arts and healing arts. www.croianu.ie
23:07
February 19, 2021
You've got the music in you! - Jasmine Lyhagen
You've got the music in you! - Jasmine Lyhagen
Join us as we head to Sweden to talk about the passion for music and more with Jasmine Lyhagen. Jasmine, also known as Fjolk Smolk, tells us about her life as "a musician amongst other things"  Check out the band's YouTube Channel here: https://bit.ly/2Z4xWjR
20:45
February 12, 2021
Rhythm is a Dancer! - Paula Byrne from Apple Blossom Holistic
Rhythm is a Dancer! - Paula Byrne from Apple Blossom Holistic
Paula Byrne talks to us about her passion for dance, working in the creative space and how a career in teaching has led her to create 'Apple Blossom Holistic' 
20:08
February 05, 2021
It's a beautiful life
It's a beautiful life
A quick 'thought for today' inspired by some cheesy 90's pop. Enjoy
04:37
February 02, 2021
Be your best you
Be your best you
Episodes with music are only available on Spotify.
The introduction
04:02
January 28, 2021