Poems and thoughts from the walking poet
I am the author of three poetry books ‘Butterfly Kisses and a Bee Sting Mind’ 2014, ‘Healing Garden’ 2016 and ‘Spirit Cracked not Broken’ 2017 and prose poetry ‘Between Aurora and Twilight’ 2020. My first novel titled ‘Forbidden Love’ was published. May 2021
The novel titled ‘Forbidden Love’ is an historical novel covering Ireland and Wales over a hundred years. A true love story of an Irish woman falling in love with a Welsh soldier, (my grandparents) I show and tell how love can conquer, a military rising, 1WW, Irelands war for Independence/ Anglo Irish war, racism, depression of the 1920’s and 1930’s.
Photo of my grandparents on their wedding day, May 1921 and the front cover of the novel.
Review of ‘Forbidden Love’
Review by Poet Ceri Creffield.
“Two families in two cities two young people who will bring division and discord to those they love. Julie Griffin…
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