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Irish Media

There is something very interesting about the media industry in Ireland. The TV shows, the live chat shows, are essentially shit. They are either presented as though it’s the 1930’s and women are just coming out of suffrage or they try to be the most up-to-date modernistic show ever. Sadly, [Read more…]

Random Thoughts

Be thoughtful this Christmas

As Christmas day approaches we find ourselves surrounded by family and friends and loved ones who we want to celebrate the day with but, for most, there is always an empty seat at the dinner table. Loss is difficult at any time of the year but during the holiday season [Read more…]

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Lies the telly told me.

“Washing machines live longer with Calgon!” Actually they don’t! Have you seen that advert? Warning you about how your washing machine gets damaged by limescale if you live in a hard water area! Well what Calgon don’t tell you is that all major washing powder and most generic store brands [Read more…]

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An offer

I have been made an offer. It’s an offer that I’ve wanted for about twenty years. I’ve been waiting for it and hoping it would come. So it finally came. Unannounced and unexpected, I got an email with the offer in it. I never expected it to come in an [Read more…]

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I should have a learned a long time ago not to open my mouth in public because when I speak I often say the wrong thing. It either offends and I lose friends or I embarrass myself. The latter happened a while back and to this day I still laugh [Read more…]

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500 Things

A while ago I was challenged to write 100 things about myself. I like a challenge so I thought I’d make it 500 and what a perfect way to start this journal. I hate my first name yet it’s the one I hear most of all! I believe I would [Read more…]