Cheating on Ireland

While on a late evening chocolate-biscuit-run (that's picking up biscuits to accompany a cuppa, rather than knocking out a quick 5k to offset calories from previously consumed biscuits) to our…

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The Donnellan Pour

What I used to drink in Ballinastack and what is commonly referred to as "tea" by everyone else are two entirely different beverages. I'd add enough sugar to satisfy a…

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Brooklyn (Movie)

As I ambled out of The Brattle Theatre into the crisp New England night, I kicked at the freshly-fallen leaves as I took the short cut home through Harvard Yard, completely lost…

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Pride & Populace

The other day I watched the special hurling segment that was produced for 60 Minutes. It is 15 minutes of people with connections to hurling waxing lyrical about the game and…

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