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A James Joyce Christmas: A Little Cloud

A LITTLE CLOUD

EIGHT years before he had seen his friend off at the North Wall and wished him godspeed. Gallaher had got on. You could tell that at once by his travelled air, his well-cut tweed suit, and fearless accent. 5,057 more words

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Christmas Is A Time to Read-Joyce: The Boarding House

THE BOARDING HOUSE

MRS. MOONEY was a butcher’s daughter. She was a woman who was quite able to keep things to herself: a determined woman. She had married her father’s foreman and opened a butcher’s shop near Spring Gardens. 2,837 more words

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A Joycean Christmas: Two Gallants

TWO GALLANTS

THE grey warm evening of August had descended upon the city and a mild warm air, a memory of summer, circulated in the streets. 3,993 more words

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A Joycean Christmas: After the Race

AFTER THE RACE

THE cars came scudding in towards Dublin, running evenly like pellets in the groove of the Naas Road. At the crest of the hill at Inchicore sightseers had gathered in clumps to watch the cars careering homeward and through this channel of poverty and inaction the Continent sped its wealth and industry. 2,250 more words

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Welcome to Bangor...

A while back I was reading Dubliners by James Joyce… And I was inspired. I was inspired to write my own 21st century version… But not in Dublin. 1,886 more words

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A Joycean Christmas: Eveline

EVELINE

SHE sat at the window watching the evening invade the avenue. Her head was leaned against the window curtains and in her nostrils was the odour of dusty cretonne. 1,866 more words

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A Time to Read Joyce: Araby

ARABY

NORTH RICHMOND STREET, being blind, was a quiet street except at the hour when the Christian Brothers’ School set the boys free. An uninhabited house of two storeys stood at the blind end, detached from its neighbours in a square ground The other houses of the street, conscious of decent lives within them, gazed at one another with brown imperturbable faces. 2,346 more words

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