Wednesday, 4 June 2008
Ann Egan - Aspen Falls
Ann Egan was born in 1948 in Co Laois. Her collections are Landing the Sea (Cork, Bradshaw Books, 2003); and The Wren Women (Ballyclare, Co Antrim, The Black Mountain Press, 2003). She has won numerous prizes for her poetry, including several at Listowel Writers’ Week; The Athlone Poetry Prize; The Annamakerrig Prize, 75 years of RTE radio and in 2001, the Oki Prize. She lives in Co Kildare.
The poem 'Aspen Falls' in our first leaflet is taken from the collection 'Landing the Sea.' This can be ordered from Bradshaw books and all good bookshops.