Miriam's first guest this morning wrot in the Irish Times "I wake this morning and inspect my face in the mirror & wonder, Will I have cake today? Or soda bread? Because it is my birthday. I am 60 & is remarkable that I have survived so many years & buried so many cats.” So reads Michael Harding’s piece in the Irish Times this week, Michael joins Miiam from a studio in Belfast.
Ian O'Doherty, a singer-songwriter from Tralee, was in studio recently to perform live for us. While he was in he recorded another track for us - a cover this time - this is Ian O'Doherty's version of Pompeii by Bastille.
Miriam visits Patricia Ingle & her parents in Limerick
Patricia Ingle, 22 year old this time two years ago who contracted a rare brain disease form parrots while woking in a pet store in Limerick. Patricia, from 2008, has been in locked in syndrome but has had an amazing recovery, Miriam spoke to Patricia & her family at home in Limerick.