002: Joe Caslin- The Croí8 Show (Podcast)

I m a g e s   S p e a k Joe Caslin is a street artist and teacher. His art work are large scale drawings across Ireland which explore societal issues. His work has surrounded themes of mental health, sexuality, drug addiction amongst others. As you will hear...

001: Ronan Brady- The Croí8 Show (Podcast)

M o v e   F r e e l y Ronan Brady is a physical artist from Roscommon. In this episode we dive into his journey from county footballer and school teacher to becoming a professional physical artist which has taken him all over the world and on a personal...

What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?

As A Kid What Did You Want To Be When You Grew Up?   I always said I wanted to be a carpenter when I grew up. Jesus’s auld lad was a carpenter and he was pretty important so I thought I could create the next Messiah. I was...

How Intelligent Are You?

Do you believe you are intelligent or stupid? When it comes to the question of intelligence, there’s often a definitive black and white label given to each person in question. Like from day one that you were either blessed with it or unluckily were as láthair the day it...

Lads Only Need Apply

What’s it like to be a young man in Ireland? Most of my life has been about trying to please and be liked by everyone. In being noticed, acknowledged and fitting in. It feels good to fit in, to be accepted into groups and to maintain or elevate our...

Steps To Being More Productive

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step”. Lao Tzu Sounds great Lao but I have a few questions: What direction should I go, how big a step, where am I going, how many breaks are along the way, do I have to walk the whole...

Why Do We Self Sabotage?

What prevents us from making changes that we want in our lives? What has stopped us making changes in the past, stops us today and will prevent us in the future from getting what we want in our lives? This article is about what stops us from making changes,...

Sharing My Story

What Is Sharing For? Sharing is a transaction but of what. Sharing As Children Ever since we were children we were given the message that sharing is the right thing to do. We shared our toys with our friends at school, although reluctantly. We gave some of our sweets...

Am I Creative?

  We are all creative. We were all given a box of crayons. We all have a unique story worth telling. We all have created something which we were proud of in our lives. Our creative side may not have been tapped into for a while but it’s still...