September 10, 2011


HAPPY LIMERICK PRIDE!!!   Advertisements

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BBC Radio 4 Reith Lectures: Aung San Suu Kyi and Baroness Manningham-Buller

September 1, 2011


The annual BBC Reith Lectures are an absolute treat this year with a theme of “Securing Freedom”. Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi has given her two lectures on ‘Dissent’ and ‘Liberty’ in the last number of weeks, with the former Director-General of MI5 Baroness Manningham-Buller set to deliver her lectures in the latter part of […]

What’s the most impulsive thing you’ve ever done?

August 6, 2011


I know mine. It was Spring 2007 and it had been a lazy hazy Saturday. I called a friend of mine to natter about the possibilities and permutations of the opportunities that lay ahead of us on this fine Saturday evening. Alas we came up short. Downbeat and almost at the point of acceptance that […]

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I hope you do not mind…

August 2, 2011


I hope you do not mind… Ewan McGregor – Your Song (Moulin Rouge, 2001)


August 2, 2011


Speech is the mirror of the soul; as a man speaks, so he is. Publilius Syrus

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The Blessings of Dorothy for Dublin Pride 2011!

June 25, 2011


Today, June 25th 2011, Dublin Pride will take place from the Garden of Remembrance to the Civic Gardens. I’ve been thinking alot this year in particular what it is about the concept of pride that attracts me to it and get involved. For me, Pride is a chance to meet friends and catch up with […]

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A memory of April 13th 2001

April 13, 2011


On the Friday 13th April 2001, an utterly tumultuous family tragedy came to a conclusion. At 09:45am on that Friday morning, which happened to be Good Friday, we started to overhear rumours that the Garda divers had found what they were looking for in the Shannon. By 10:35am it was confirmed that we had found our […]