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Our Musical and Cultural corespondent, Titus Flannery recounts the best advice he has ever been given.  

From morning till night I played the jigs and reels. 146 more words


Horseshoe Curve (haiku)

Horseshoe Curve –
a laborer’s tin whistle
following the tracks

Linked to Carpe Diem Sparkling Stars #18, where John Stevenson’s “The Train” is our inspiration.  251 more words


1/26/15 The Lilting Banshee

It’s far too cold for Mom to send Jamie out to play his Irish music tin whistle outside (for our neighbor, who blasts rock music). So, he has been tootling in the house. 94 more words

Butchering the Tin Whistle

My Irish music class sounds like we are strangling kittens and drop kicking puppies while learning to play the Tin Whistle. It’s only the first day and we’ve already gotten jokingly snide comments from other students. 262 more words

The Paper Airplane