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Seeking the Love Guru of Lisdoonvarna

“Any bit a matchmaking going on inside?” I ask the bouncer outside The Matchmaker (bar) and he denies, says that Willie’s not about but that he’s probably up in the Hydro (hotel). 420 more words


The Undercover Soundtrack - Sandra Leigh Price

The Undercover Soundtrack is a series where I host a writer who uses music as part of their creative environment – perhaps to connect with a character, populate a mysterious place, or hold a moment still to explore its depths. 837 more words

Undercover Soundtrack

Singing Nancy Spain with Christy Moore......

Going on the few holidays from Applecross I have never been too concerned as the break come to an end as I am back home here. 874 more words


In a Boat

In a Boat
D. H. Lawrence

See the stars, love,
In the water much clearer and brighter
Than those above us, and whiter,
Like nenuphars. 109 more words


Applecross Games,..."Are you normally this busy?"

Seen off another Games Day and the Aftermath, although the Inn staff are still seeing to it now as there is still two hours of food serving to go as I start this post. 1,183 more words


A Bit of Texas in Paris at the Café Oz, meanwhile a bit of Paris in the Féline

PARIS – No sooner did I return from Oxford on Monday – Oxford, England, by the way – than I decided to attend very quickly the open mic on Tuesday night at the Feline bar, since I can never get to the Café Oz early enough for a good spot, so popular has that open mic become. 278 more words

Open Mic

Willie Clancy Festival

I have always loved the idea of this festival. An entire week of trad music, meaning lots of music sessions, singing and dancing. I don’t know too much about trad music but I love sitting in a country pub with a trad session playing, especially when random musicians join in. 1,950 more words