EAT THE STORMS- POSTCARDS AND BOOKMARKS

So, this Thursday sees the launch of my debut poetry pamphlet collection Eat the Storms (as if no one knew, I think I emailed that man on Mars last week) from The Hedgehog Poetry Press and today will see, hopefully, the arrival of those books, here. Can’t wait. In the meantime, ready and waiting to […]

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REVIEW OF EAT THE STORMS – NESS OWEN – LAUNCH WEEK

Recently, I asked welsh poet Ness Owen if she would mind pre-reading Eat the Storms for a review and she very kindly said yes… In a delightful mixing of senses, Damien B. Donnelly’s debut collection takes us on a journey through colour, searching for ‘the truth/ beneath’ in a world where ‘Faith is fragile’. Aided […]

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EAT THE STORMS – FACEBOOK LIVE – THE LAUNCH

Eat the Storms has a theme running through it of finding balance- between light and dark, sorrow and smile, colour and the grey that often slips in between the strokes of the brush. Therefore, as a balance to all the seriousness, here is a little video of me choosing an outfit for the Facebook Live […]

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Review of ‘Eat the Storms’ by Damien B. Donnelly

The 1st review is in for Eat the Storms from Nigel Kent and it could not be any better… follow the link below to read and then come back and order your own copy. Limited edition Postcards and bookmarks await lucky customers Just occasionally you come across a voice in poetry that is distinctive and […]

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EAT THE STORMS – THE PODCAST – EPISODE 2

And I am back, with a 2nd episode of Eat The Storms, The Podcast, this time joined by Belfast poet Gaynor Kane who has a new poetry collection Venus in Pink Marble out right now. As usual, I will read some poems from my debut collection, share a little background story, read a poem featured […]

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VENUS EATS THE STORMS

Tonight, on Facebook, at 7.30 GMT, Gaynor Kane will launch her full collection of poetry; Venus in Pink Marble, published by The Hedgehog Poetry Press and I will join her to share and talk about my debut collection; Eat the Storms. We are ‘pre-recorded’ live which means we recorded a test the other day that […]

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THE PURPLE PETAL- VIDEO POEM for EAT THE STORMS

Hello MondayIt’s raining so why not just Eat The Storms. Coming this week-🌟 2nd interview in series #AtHomeWithTheHoglets🌟2 poems in 1st issue of fab new literary magazine🌟 Facebook live event with fellow Hedgehog Poetry Press poet Gaynor Kane this Friday evening- more details coming soon.🌟 2nd podcast episode of #eatthestorms& this new video poem 💜 […]

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DROP IN, WITH NIGEL KENT

This week, poet and fellow hoglet from The Hedgehog Poetry Press and fellow WordPress blogger, Nigel Kent, started a feature on his blog called ‘Drop In’ where he gives poets the space to share a poem and a back story to that poem before he later reviews their collections. I am thrilled to be the […]

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