A writer is a person who uses written words in various styles and techniques to communicate ideas. Writers produce various forms of literary art and creative writing such as novels, short stories, poetry, plays, screenplays, and essays as well as various reports and news articles that may be of interest to the public.
Writer Bébhinn Ramsay was 31 when her husband died, leaving her to raise her two young children.
Since then, she says she has discovered why sacred walking can lead to a spiritual Awakening - irrelevant of what your faith is.
You can find out more about Ireland's pilgrim paths by listening to The World Service's Heart and Soul programme.
Producer: Sophia Smith Galer