Episode 4 Sean Hillen on Art, Censorship, and UFOs

"I feel very lucky that I have a life that allows me to do these things" - Sean Hillen Born in 1961 in Newry, Northern Ireland, Sean Hillen is an artist and a fascinating character. In this wide-renting conversation, we cover his early life in Northern Ireland, literary influences, censorship, UFOs and his recent diagnosis … Continue reading Episode 4 Sean Hillen on Art, Censorship, and UFOs

Episode 3 Michael McDermott on Inspiration

This week's episode is with Michael McDermott (@miguelmyriad). Michael runs a really cool website called Just Six Degrees. It's a simple but brilliant idea: he reaches out to a person who has inspired him and asks them the question, "who in the world is inspiring you right now?". When he gets an answer, he'll contact … Continue reading Episode 3 Michael McDermott on Inspiration

Episode 2 Paul Brady on Hope, Passion and Potential

Episode 2 Paul Brady on Hope, Passion and Potential

  "This is a vocation to me" - Paul Brady If your biggest problem is being "busy" or your commute to work takes "too long", this will be an important conversation for you to hear. I interviewed Paul back in November. It was a cold night. That dry, crisp weather where you don't mind being … Continue reading Episode 2 Paul Brady on Hope, Passion and Potential

Episode 1 Bryan Collins on The Power of Creativity

Episode 1 Bryan Collins on The Power of Creativity

"Make it about the reader and not about you" - Bryan Collins Hailing from Maynooth, Bryan Collins (@bryanjcollins) is a writing coach who helps writers around the world become more creative. I was so impressed at how committed Bryan is to developing himself as a writer¬†and how generous he is in freely sharing what he … Continue reading Episode 1 Bryan Collins on The Power of Creativity

Welcome to Everyday People

Episode 0 Welcome to Everyday People

Hello, and welcome to Everyday People. I'm Conor Sweetman. Every week I track down and interview seemingly ordinary people, and you get to eavesdrop their extraordinary stories. I'll be interviewing people who doing good in Ireland, along with Irish people doing good around the world. You won't have heard of a lot of these people, … Continue reading Episode 0 Welcome to Everyday People