Happy New Year. Bonne année

Happy New Year to all and thank you for supporting me with my creative projects, my plays, my latest book and performing. Let's hope that 2023 brings us creative success and satisfaction as well as health and happiness in our lives and those of our families. God bless you all. Pxx

Christmas is only days away now. Still thinking of that last minute present? Look no further? Why not order a copy of my novel, ‘Tales Yet To Be Told,’? More info’ below as well as link for promo film!

The story begins in a remote monastery in Brittany, France where Father Michael an Irish Catholic priest lies ill with malaria. Local doctor, Dr Florence is called to help. Their chance meeting takes them on a journey that leads them to investigate and research true accounts of sightings and unexplained happenings in the suburbs of … Continue reading Christmas is only days away now. Still thinking of that last minute present? Look no further? Why not order a copy of my novel, ‘Tales Yet To Be Told,’? More info’ below as well as link for promo film!

Ghost story talk

You are invited to   An Evening of Storytelling “Tales Yet To Be Told”               By Patrick Hayes And “The Hero of the Oak Tree” By Elaine Joyce. On Friday 23rd September  7.30pm in the Abbey Parish Hall Admission £5 Proceeds will go to the Abbey Restoration Fund Tales Yet To Be Told, latest collection … Continue reading Ghost story talk

Buckets of Sunshine

On 6th August 1945, the ‘Enola Gay’ dropped the first atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima with devastating consequences.  My play, ‘Buckets of Sunshine,’ retells the story through the eyes of Catholic USAF chaplain, Father George Zabelka. The play won an award and the theme is still highly relevant today - worrying and … Continue reading Buckets of Sunshine