Updated: 2012-05-27 08:56:12
'Mid-Life Slices', is an anthology of writing and art by women in
mid-life who live in, or are connected to, Sligo, Leitrim and West Cavan
was launched recently in The Model by MEP Marian Harkin.
colour illustrated book of 144 pages (representing 87 separate
contains a variety of poetry, prose, art and photography.
'Mid-Life Slices' project is the initiative of Sligo residents Ita
Conroy, Maureen Howley and Mary Manandhar. While celebrating a milestone
birthday party in March 2011,
they discussed friends and family who had
not made it to mid-life and decided to
produce a book in celebration
and commemoration of those they had lost, particularly to cancer.
From original article HERE
Photographs: Peter Wilcockwww.redbackphotography.co.uk