Behind the Books

Author and Librarian Wayne Byrne on Writing

In celebration of International Writers’ Day 2021, Naas librarian and highly acclaimed author, Wayne Byrne, gives us Five Things that have shaped his work in literature.  Film – The motion picture has been the single most important factor in me becoming a writer. And I don’t mean that in the sense that I write about Cinema,… Continue reading Author and Librarian Wayne Byrne on Writing

Behind the Books

T.S. Eliot – The Missing Piece

By: Suzanne, Clocha Rince Library Photograph of T.S. Eliot and Emily Hale in Dorset, Vermont, Summer 1946 Image taken from https://blogs.princeton.edu/manuscripts/2017/05/16/sealed-treasure-t-s-eliot-letters-to-emily-hale On Thursday 2nd January this year, the long-awaited love letters from the great poet T.S. Eliot to scholar and muse Emily Hale were unveiled at Princeton University Library.  The Nobel laureate’s correspondence to Hale… Continue reading T.S. Eliot – The Missing Piece