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Dinner - Wanderlust, Dalkey

The other day I paid a visit to Wanderlust in Dalkey with a few of my girlfriends for a going away dinner. I had heard loads of great things about it and I had been really looking forward to trying it out for myself. 508 more words

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Frank Ebrington, The Dubliner who was The World's Fastest Man

From “Timekeepers: How the World Became Obsessed With Time” by Simon Garfield

Before sport became a subject for record books, there was just the realisation that humans (upright, no tail) were rather slow compared to things they tried to catch: the kangaroo managed 45 mph, the cheetah 85 mph, the spine-tailed swift 220 mph.

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Time Passes

Dublin: day 3

On this day, we decided to go for some walking alongside the coast. We took the DART at Connolly station and drove all the way to Greystones. 395 more words


Curve Balls!

My 2nd blog post and I’m in rant mode already!  Not a great sign but does the soul good to get it off one’s chest! 453 more words


Team night out at the Quarry. 

It’s not often that all of us, the old crew gets together anymore.

We were lucky enough to make it happen tonight: PG, Del,  Diarmuid, Monika and I met up at the Quary for some easy routes. 243 more words


Glanaphuca on stage in Rehearsed Reading

Glanaphuca, my stage play based on my novel The Lake will be in rehearsed reading in my local town of Dalkey at 7.30pm on Friday 9th June 2017. 77 more words


Another ramble - Dun Laoghaire - Killiney Hill

With slightly under 4 months left before my next stroll in Spain, I can already feel my anticipation levels rising. I want to go now!….but I would probably lose my job and annoy a whole bunch of people. 466 more words