Follow the Greystones Poetry Trail

We’re delighted to reveal the locations of all 50+ poems which were submitted for this year’s Greystones Poetry Trail! Huge thanks to all the wonderful poets, businesses and of course, to Frances Browner!


A PRAYER FOR DAVY | Michael Doorley, Bray | Cole & Co. Barber Shop

AROUND THE WORLD IN 5 MINUTES | Mae Browner, St. Kevin’s NS | Halfway up the Stairs

ARRIVING IN GREYSTONES 1981 | Avryl Dunne, Kindlestown Park | The Whale Theatre

ATLAS | Eithne Hand, Victoria Road | The Hungry Monk

A BETTER WAY | Carmel Shaw, Newlands | Insomnia

BACK WHERE IT BELONGS | Naomi C. Kenny, Killincarrig | The Hungry Monk

CARNALEA | Rachael Stanley, Milltown | La Creperie

CHARLESLAND NURSERY GROUP | Nine Poems | Shoreline Leisure

CHINATOWN | Christina Hession,  Kildare | Jade Royal

COFFEE IN LEMONSTONES | A.J. Cotter, Redford Park | Café delle Stelle

CONTINENTAL | Side-by-Side Club | The Boat Yard Gallery

CLIFF WALK | Anna O’Rourke, Kilincarrig | Sweeney’s of Greystones

DAWN ’21 | Carmel Stokes, Bellevue Park | Brooke & Shoals

DESTINATION HOME | Paul T. Dillon, Charlesland | DART Station

DESTINATION VACCINATION | Mary Napier, Kilcoole | DART Station

DIARY 1952 | Deirdre McKernan Crosby, Seabourne | DART Station

DREAMS OF PLACES ONCE ENJOYED | Sandra Carroll, Hillside | Select Interiors

EMER | Rita Ní Ghóilín, Bray | Nicali Boutique

FINDING GREYSTONES | Kathleen Kelleher, Rathdown Park | Brady’s of Greystones

FINDING MY WAY | Stephen O’Connor, Kilpedder | Greystones Library

FIRST DATE | Lumondt Kritzinger, Waverley | Las Tapas

FOOTPATHS OF GREYSTONES | Susan Brambell, Hillside | Buoy’s Kitchen

GREYSTONES IN THE BONES | A. J. Cotter, Redford Park | DART Station

GREYSTONES YOU ARE | Hannah Boden, Temple Carrig | LIDL

HAIKU | Kevin Gragg, Glenheron | Roche’s Pharmacy

HOMESICK | Patricia Raffelt, the Marina | Nature’s Gold

INISH BOFIN | Anne Robinson, Ashford | The Whale Theatre

IZZY | Josephine Nolan, Bray | V.I.Paws

LIFE’S JOURNEY | Hugo Fallon | Roche’s Pharmacy

LIFE’S MYSTERIES | John McDonald, Delgany | Delgany Mart

LIFE IS A JOURNEY | Sharon Felton, Charlesland | Costa Coffee

LUKE O’NEILL IS YOUR ONLY MAN | Maeve Edwards, Bray | Greystones Business Bureau

MOSAIC | Sian Quill, Bray | Ashanti Gold

MY JOURNEY THROUGH 2020 | Rosa Connolly, Temple Carrig | LIDL

NOVA GAIA | Ann Scanlon, Rockport | Café Grey

OUR PATHS | Georgina Lawless, Kilcoole | Eleven Deli

RIPPLES OF THE SEA | Maire Morrissey Cummins, Burnaby Woods | DART Station

SAME | Maja Grzywacz, Temple Carrig | WASHT

SCHOOL DROP-OFF | Lesley-Ann Whelan, Kilpedder | Gourmet Greystones

SEA GLASS | David Newlove, Delgany | Farrelly’s Butcher

SONG OF ANGLES | James Fennell, Temple Carrig | Ambiance Interiors

SUNSET | Layla Moroney, Monkstown | Moretti’s

THE BOAT TO NOWHERE | Sarah-Jane McCarthy, St. Kevin’s NS | Joker’s

THE CHEMIST | Fiona Roche | Roche’s Pharmacy

THE FUTURE LOOKS BRIGHT | Thomas Newlove, Bray | The Firehouse Bakery

THE MOTH | Marie-Andre, Seabourne | Relish

THE NURSE | Wendy Dunne, Charlesland | Health Express Pharmacy

THE WIDOW’S DILEMMA | Rita Byrne, Bow Lane | The Whale Theatre

THEN, I KNEW | Frances Browner, Seabourne | Escape Boutique

TRAIN OF CONSCIOUSNESS | Trish Cavanagh, Wexford | DART Station

TRAIN OF LIFE | Caitriona Lande, St. Laurence’s NS | DART Station

VARANASI | Ciara Goodwin, Heathervue | Sonny’s

WESHT | Donna Scanlon, the Harbour | The Hungry Monk

WICKLOW GLEN | Gentili, Hillside | Brereton Carpets


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