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Finding MY Way – A Recovery Programme in Thurles

By Mary Malone on Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 in Events, News.

Finding MY Way is a Recovery Programme co-produced by people in Recovery and Shine. It is a peer led course, requiring just 1.75 hours a week. The course will start on Thursday, 16th October at 2pm for eight weeks and will be held at North Tipperary Partnership, 1 Kickham Street, Thurles. For further information and […]


My Mind Runs Away

By Mary Malone on Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 in Blog.

 My Mind Runs Away Sometimes my mind runs up, sometimes my mind runs down When monstrous emotions surface resurface – impulsively my mind wants to run and run   My finger posed on triggers of hurt, desire, sex, relationship – the mind over stretches A denied unconscious of trauma reverberate up and out – demanding […]


On Track in Carlow

By Mary Malone on Monday, September 17th, 2018 in Blog.

On Track in Carlow   To the Talbot Hotel, in Carlow we go  A brilliant Hotel, why change what we know    A first trip for some, we will show them the way  A tremendous 3 nights, with so little to pay    So we arrive in Carlow, let’s do a head count  Where is […]


Finding MY Way – A Recovery Programme

By Mary Malone on Thursday, September 13th, 2018 in Events, News.

Finding MY Way is a Recovery Programme co-produced by people in Recovery and Shine.   It is a peer led course, requiring just two hours a week. The course will start on Thursday, 11th October at 11am for eight weeks and will be held in Shine’s Cork office at 14A Washington Street, Cork City. For […]


Media Matters Podcast: Áine O’Meara of Headline

By Mary Malone on Tuesday, September 11th, 2018 in Featured, News.

Headline is the national media monitoring programme for mental health and suicide. This project works to promote accurate and responsible media coverage of mental health and suicide related issues, in accordance with international media guidelines on responsible reporting. Headline guides journalists in relation to challenging issues that can arise when working on mental health related […]


Just another day in the life of a social drifter

By Cillian Russell on Tuesday, July 17th, 2018 in Blog.

Just another day in the life of a social drifter John sits alone in the cafe. By himself. He smiles to himself. John is waiting. Quietly. He knows that nothing will probably turn up. Nothing happens. Much. All is quiet. John don’t make no trouble, for no one. He don’t cause no problems. He don’t […]


The Necklace

By Cillian Russell on Friday, July 13th, 2018 in Blog.

THE NECKLACE A Short Story by Eva Burke The sky was streaked with grey. Heavy rain clouds saturated with water hung mercilessly abound the city. Gazing out of the window, her nose pressed against the glass, Cassie breathed a fog of air against the cold frame. It was minus one and oh so chilly. She […]



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