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2010 #13


A swift, pure cry

Author: Siobhan Down ISBN: 9780099488163 DDC: 823.92 LibraryThing | Wikipedia | Siobhan Dowd Trust The place brought to mind a […]

A puppy called Aero

This is not my usual sort of book. But I guess one of the perks of working in a public library means that you can grab something on impulse just because it crossed your desk. Whatever the reason was I started reading this book, which meant that unless it was atrocious I was most likely going to finish. And finish I did, so you can work it out for yourself.

2009 #3
You’re going to need a bigger boat

Roy Scheider is dead. Its strangely wierd. Not as surreal as poor Heath Ledger. He was 75. But still. RIP


Was flicking around and came across an episode of featuring Mr. Crocodile Hunter, Steve Irwin. He was in Sumatra, having […]


. Of course bloggers are blogging about it, but I’m not going to. It’d be pointless. Instead let us turn […]

I have no fear of losing my life – if I have to save a koala or a crocodile or a kangaroo or a snake, mate, I will save it.

I’m pretty sure that the whole world and its mother have posted about Steve Irwin. But, still. Poor old Terri, […]

It’s raining like a Nick Cave song

The blog’verse can be a weird, weird place on occasion. You visit random links and blogs, reading what other people […]

A man of immense grace, dignity. And a wicked humour too.

John McGahern died yesterday. For those who haven’t heard of him, he was an Irish author. Born in Leitrim, he […]

Be it winter, summer, I can still hear you call

EDITED Tomorrow is George Best’s funeral. There is no doubting his footballing genius. Just take a look at this compilation […]

My favourite things

I love women with prams who think they own the streets. The way they ram through crowds, destroying ankles and […]