Niamh Clune

Environment, poetry, comment, children's books,

The Plum Tree Year Ahead! It Will Be Busy!

I have many things planned for 2013… Plum Tree Books will be: Featuring some of the poets who have participated in various Plum Tree Books’ anthologies…bless them all! Featuring some … Continue reading

January 1, 2013 · 30 Comments

George’s Frog…The proofs Are In!

 We have just received the proof of George’s Frog…the first in a series of little books to help young children learn about their emotions. This is a story about what … Continue reading

December 19, 2012 · 18 Comments

What Makes A Bully?

What makes a bully, bully? A bully hurts. Because they hurt inside, they hurt others. A bully’s emotions are out of control. Their emotions are a tangled web of complex … Continue reading

October 28, 2012 · 51 Comments

Are We Lonely?

In this series of learning about the importance of feeling our emotions, I have spoken about how the ‘Feeling Function’ is often misunderstood, its value lost. The Feeling Function is … Continue reading

October 21, 2012 · 26 Comments

Thinking Versus Feeling!

Time to put on my “Doctor” hat again and invite you to talk about feelings…This week, I want to raise the issue of thinking versus feeling… Does your partner profess to being … Continue reading

October 7, 2012 · 21 Comments

Do You Cry?

Do you struggle to let go of things that hurt you? Try crying! Crying is nature’s inner cleansing process. Tears are literally the way in which we cathart our sorrow … Continue reading

September 29, 2012 · 34 Comments