The community is invited to Central Lakes College’s Verse Like Water event with Irish poet Pádraig Ó Tuama. The free event will be livestreamed at noon Tuesday, April 6, at

Ó Tuama is a theologian, conflict resolution mediator and the author of four volumes of poetry, "Daily Prayer with the Corrymeela Community" (2017), "In the Shelter" (2015), "Sorry for your Troubles" (2013), and "Readings from the Books of Exile" (2012), which was longlisted for the 2013 Polari First Book Prize.

His poems have been published at Poetry Ireland Review, Academy of American Poets, Post Road, Cream City Review, Holden Village Voice, Proximity Magazine, On Being, Gutter, America, and Seminary Ridge Review.

Ó Tuama is currently engaged in a PhD in theology through Creative Practice at the University of Glasgow exploring poetry, Irishness and religion. He is based in Belfast, Ireland.

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