Frank Keane – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Frank Keane – Koko Chocolate, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘We are all a little weird and life’s a little weird and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it chocolate love.’ […]

Colette Nolan – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Colette Nolan – Vista Bistro, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘Love your enemies, it will drive them crazy.’  

Fr, Eoin, O.Carm – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Fr, Eoin Moore, O.Carm – Carmelite Friary, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘Where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.’  

Rafal Sedzimir – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Rafal Sedzimir – The Canvas Works, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘Before I die I want to go to New York to do some New York style Salsa dancing and maybe go to Cuba to get in touch with the older generation of Cuban dancers before Salsa […]

John Barrett – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   John Barrett – Barrett Butchers, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘Too long a struggle makes a stone of the heart.’            

Julien Fiasson – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Julien Fiasson – Mylie Murphy’s, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘I was told I smile an awful lot, my response is that smiling makes you live longer.‘  

David Peare – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   David Peare – Ghost Tours, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘When the minds free, the body’s delicate, so keep busy.’  

Michael Frawley – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Michael Frawley – The White House, Kinsale.   ‘Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.’            

Eamonn O’Neill – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Eamonn O’Neill – Fisherman, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘When your a fisherman, you must go to bed on the same day as you got up.’  

Barry Maloney – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Barry Maloney – Don & Barry’s Historic Stroll, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘I’m recently married and before I got married a friend gave me this advice – If at first you don’t succeed, try it your wife’s way – and I’m still learning the full meaning […]

Capt, Phil Devitt – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Capt, Phil Devitt – Harbour Master, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘Some days your the dog, some days your the lamp post.’    

Paul McGovern – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Paul McGovern – Kinsale Maritime Walks, West Cork.   ‘Yesterday I was clever so I wanted to change the world, today I  am wise so I am changing myself.’    

John O’Mahony – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   John O’Mahony – Fisherman, Kinsale.   ‘If I give to the people ashore, the sea will give back to me – We bring fish up to the Spaniard Pub and cook it on the fire, have a sing song and make people happy, especially the elderly. […]

Billy McVitty – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Billy McVitty – The Canvas Works, Kinsale.   ‘My advice to my younger self is to do what you want to do and follow your dreams.’  

Gillian Murphy – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Gillian Murphy – Greenhouse & Other Stories, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘A smooth sea never made a skilful sailor.’  

Rocky – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Rocky – General Dealer, Hawker, Fortune Teller, Horse Dealer & Dead Donkey Skinner.   ‘Live life to the full, enjoy every day, be right with people, be honest and you’ll always have work and friendship.’  

Adrian Wistreich – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Adrian Wistreich – Kinsale Pottery & Art School, West Cork.   ‘Art is optimistic, suffering is justified as soon as it becomes the raw material of beauty.’    

Christophe Moreau – Kinsale.

  People of The Wild Atlantic Way –   Christophe Moreau – Twisted Restaurant, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘My advice to my younger self is don’t change anything and your life will be full of surprises.’  

Dermot Ryan – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Dermot Ryan – Kinsale Heritage Town Walks, West Cork.   ‘Before I die I would like to make time stand still and just continue on as I am.’  

Piluca Garcia – Kinsale.

  People of the Wild Atlantic Way –   Piluca Garcia – Hamish Hawkin, Kinsale. West Cork.   ‘My advice to my younger self would be to follow you gut instinct because its right, somebody else’s advice may not be. If you make a mistake you have nobody else to blame but yourself, which means […]

Jerome – People of the Wild Atlantic Way.

  Jerome Lordan – Kinsale Harbour Cruises, West Cork.   ‘Music, fog and sailing, three pieces of magic.’   The quote is a native seanfocal from Cape Clear – ‘Ceol, ceo, seoltóireacht, trí páirt den draíocht.’  

Clodagh – People of the Wild Atlantic Way.

Clodagh Murray – Granny’s Bottom Drawer, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘What inspires me is going to Inishbofin, renting the house out there on East beach . Leaving the house in the morning after breakfast and spending the whole day walking around the island, chatting to people, stopping for a pint, having lunch somewhere and not […]

Orla – People of the Wild Atlantic Way.

  Orla Corkery – Sienna Boutique, Kinsale, West Cork.   ‘Colour inspires me, it enhances beauty, it influences my work and my art and both are linked together in a much bigger story. I have been painting since I was a child and it has been a major part of my life.’