Reflections on Children’s Day World Children’s Day is marked on 20th Nov. On this occasion, people from Cork & beyond have sent in their reflections about raising children. Content warning: abuse, neglect, discrimination Photo by William Fortunato Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on whatsapp Jo Dukkipati, Editor, Good Day Cork shares: I am […]
Keeping It Neat and Tidy Susan Lanigan shares a chapter from her novel on submission ‘The Planter’s Daughter’. This novel is about eco-crime in County Cork with a backstory in the Irish Civil War. When Sadhbh Drummond’s burned body is found in a forestry plantation in West Cork, it soon becomes clear that her death
Activist Reflections Students of Creativity & Change share thoughts about their practise A few students of Creativity and Change at MTU, Cork share their reflections of their practice. Their blogs were published by Good Day Cork in 2023. The aim of these blogs is to amplify the creative practice of change makers – how they
Hospitality and the Collective by Carmel Ennis Photo submitted by author. Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on whatsapp Hospitality is important. If we are to reimagine our futures, we need to create spaces where we can meet, as migrants, as artists, as indigenous ,as young, as old, all together. The stand out moment
Finding Home by Carmel Ennis Photo submitted by author. Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on whatsapp In 1983, I spent a week in a Magdalene laundry in Dublin’s Sean Mc Dermott St as part of a research team uncovering hidden homelessness, especially among women. It was a new departure in common perceptions of
Love in the park for climate action by Team Love in the Park Ireland Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on whatsapp 3rd July 2023 How can we get people to fall so wildly in love with nature that they would do anything to protect her? This was the question five students asked themselves as
A Media Diet Comic Series from Good Day Cork Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on whatsapp It’s Global Media & Information Literacy Week 2022 and Good Day Cork presents a digital comic-zine. This zine has four chapters. Each chapter advocates for media literacy and highlights the importance of managing your media diet. This
Global Media & Information Literacy by Team Good Day Cork Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on whatsapp Global Media and Information Literacy Week provides an opportunity to reflect on the work we do at Good Day Cork – what works and what can be improved in order to challenge oppressive narratives for the
Notes to Make Up, Notes to Face by Morgan Lyons Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on whatsapp Morgan Lyons Make up What do I have to make up for? Having Spots Pores Oil Flaws Imperfect Imbalanced A dab here, a dab there Conceal. Tone down. Clean up. Don’t just clean up, give up…....
Juxtaposition Fahmeda Naheed Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on whatsapp Illustration by Fahmeda Naheed You see the Black and White You can not see the Grey in me As of ashes, clouds, dull and wrecked But I still exist!!! (A Stateless Child) About Fahmeda Naheed Fahmeda Naheed is originally from Pakistan, living in…...