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a break, space for him to breathe
surcease from the constant din
the noise of daily life
no more the sounds of a city in chaos… 144 more words


Eurovision 1994 (That interval act)

It is funny! peculiar, not ha-ha
how a nation can tilt in an instant,
a geronimo from a precipice. A belief in flight
on the wings of a wet Saturday night. 403 more words


Sagittarius hunts Capricorn

All things end!

Except you;
even the flames of suns
burn themselves out,
light flickers and fades
to black

but you burn brighter
with distance, 57 more words


Do not plant your roses in this desiccated desert,

Do not plant your roses in this desiccated desert,
they will die of frost and neglect.
Offer the pulsating womb of your garden
to the busy bumblebee, a worker with heavy knees. 111 more words


I Wished for You by Amy Huberman

This was fun, and an easy read. My favourite quote, although quite long, was and is…

…not everything had to come out in the wash. That sometimes stains and imperfections were a good thing.

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'She Is Far From The Land' by Thomas Moore

Robert Emmet’s love affair with Sarah Curran inspired Thomas Moore to write ‘She Is Far From The Land’.

‘She is Far from the Land’
By Thomas Moore… 155 more words

Irish History

Blog Awards - Sponsored By Littlewoods Ireland

This Year 2016 Ireland Blog Awards is sponsored by Irelands Leading On-line Department Store, Littlewoods Ireland.

I’m currently awaiting news of finalist results after a round of public voting, having made it from long-list to short-list in three categories!!!! 122 more words