Monthly Archives: September 2016

Observe the MAMs

Miz Melly/ September 27, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 2 comments

So this happened last week. Mothers Artists Makers presented our devised theatre piece in response to the play Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching towards the Somme by Frank McGuinness. Nearly 20 mother/artists on stage exploring the battleground of motherhood. The devising as well as the performing was experimental in that we attempted to do it with our children either involved

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Episode 8

Miz Melly/ September 16, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

We’re back with a bang. Today’s episode is the Facebook Live conversation I recorded with Dr. Cara Augustenborg on the 31st of August. I was holding off releasing the podcast because Cara was a finalist in the Littlewood Ireland Blog awards in the Current Affairs category and I kind of had a feeling she might be a winner. My instinct

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Reflection

Miz Melly/ September 7, 2016/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

So I didn’t make the finalist stage of the blog awards which I actually feel rather disappointed by, if I’m honest. It was one of those things when making the long list and the short list were utterly unexpected. You get your hopes up, you start to imagine ‘what if’.  I’ve been on this merry go round a thousand times

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