Monthly Archives: May 2013

Naiveté

My politics have always been informed by a sort of naive idealism.  I find it really hard to shake the notion that was embedded in my mind from a young age that people are basically decent, and that the world … Continue reading

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C’mere to me, willyeh…

I’ve only ever lived in Dublin.  In my 29 years, the longest I’ve spent outside of Dublin was 3 weeks in Vienna when I was 16.  Even that wasn’t so different; I was with a group of my peers spending … Continue reading

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Rund Faising

Every Saturday morning for the last three months, I’ve been getting up early (for a Saturday) and going for a run.  These runs have, over time, extended from short jaunts to respectable runs; lately, they’ve graduated to daunting distances.  The … Continue reading

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Flights booked!

It’s that bit more official now – our flights are booked! Leaving Dublin on 10th August, returning on 20th October. Deep breaths, stay calm. Far too overexcited for a Sunday. H x

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