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The People I Grew Up With Were Afraid: All About School Culture

There is no such thing as an ordinary life. Every life is extraordinary.   Gabriel Byrne

Following a recent, four-hour flight delay that gifted me the time to populate my blog with…

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House Café - Cork

The place

The House Café is hidden inside the Cork Opera House. Not the coziest place at first, but the food is more than worth it! 61 more words


SORRENTO TERRACE and DALKEY ISLAND, Dalkey, County Dublin, Ireland - 2013

This is a photo I bought online of Sorrento Terrace in Dalkey,  The Terrace sits at the north end of Killiney Bay, and you can see Dalkey Island in the background.  46 more words



This poem is from Aígidecht Aithirni, or ‘The Guesting of Athirne.’ Athirne was a satirist and poet of the Ulaid, who, in this tale, went to stay with his foster-son for a night but got delayed each time he attempted to leave. 125 more words

SALE purchases

Once again, GAP currently has a great sale. I bought the following:

They still have loads of stuff and I might just pop in next week again – who knows. 22 more words


Rhymes Against Humanity 4

Hello again everybody!

It’s been a few hectic weeks. Due to the absolutely dreadful submissions we’ve been receiving, the site was temporarily shut down by anonymous, or maybe someone who identified themselves, I can’t recall. 385 more words