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    Reviewing the music reviews and the reviewer


    I have spent the last few nights going through the music reviews that I wrote for over a decade ago. It was quite nice reminding myself of those…

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    Failure and the art of getting back on the horse


    So my plans (like so many of my plans) of writing stuff here failed to materialise. Some may find this unsurprising. I didn’t.I will likely try again soon. Not…

  • The Things from under the sink


    It has been a very strange couple of weeks. It has gone from seemingly normal with “something on the horizon” to “RED ALERT, RED ALERT” rapidly. In hindsight, as…

  • A Bold Move


    At this beginning of this year, we took the decision to sell our house and move to the west of Ireland to be closer to my wife’s family. We…

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    Zen and the art of procrastination


    I had high hopes of being a writer someday. However, as with everything else I seem to try, I get excited about it for a period of time. Intensely…

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    Am I blogging again?


    This is my first post using Ulysses on my iPhone . I think it has a bit of a learning curve, but it seems much simpler than Scrivener. I…

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    Walking Dead’s Dead


    Carrot always thinks that she is funny. This made me kind of sad though. I can’t believe that the comic is over. Or that the 4 TV shows continue…