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"Observe, read, listen to music, visit art galleries, see certain movies, engage with life at all levels. Kavanagh said a poet at twenty is a young man, a poet at forty is a poet. The mind, like a parachute, doesn’t work unless it is open."

- Writers Week

"..Were very struck by the distinctive voice of Ger Reidy in Before Rain. The winner will be announced at next month's Listowel Writers' Week.."

- Writers Week

"I place myself on the edge of society, suspicious of its demands. A writer has to be able to stand outside to see anything and be prepared to pay the inevitable price."

- Irish Times

"ACCLAIMED Westport poet, Ger Reidy’s third collection, ‘Before Rain’, has been shortlisted for the Pigott Poetry Prize to be announced at this weekend’s Listowel Writer’s Festival."

- Writers Week