Reading by Gerry Boland & Nessa O’Mahony.
Gerry Boland is a poet and author. He was born and lived for much of his life in Dublin and moved to north Roscommon in 1999. His first collection of poems, ‘Watching Clouds’, was published by Doghouse Books in 2011, and his second, ‘In the Space Between’ (Arlen House) appeared in 2016. ‘All That Jazz‘, Gerry’s third collection, was published in October 2022, also by Arlen House.
Nessa O’Mahony has won the National Women’s Poetry Competition and was shortlisted for the Patrick Kavanagh Prize and Hennessy Literature Awards. She has a PhD in Creative Writing from Bangor University and teaches with the Open University and the American College, Dublin.