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Some of my literary efforts are to be found below. They include stories and poems as well as some articles and essays I have penned for a variety of national newspapers and periodicals. Blogs have become ‘Must Haves’ in the personal websites of today and mine, a late addition to this virtual roomful of memories can be found here.


In no particular order, I have listed some of my attempts at writing up my experiences and emotions and I’d dearly like to share them with you, the reader.

Articles & Essays

Beggars Can be Choosers

Brown Shoes

Decommissioning

Nostradamus, Malachi and Me

Nothing Rhymes with Volvo

Too Much Time on My Hands

Dip Me Flute

“Much I Knew about Nothing”

 "......when yez lave me in Baltyboys"

BROAD-MINDEDNESS

Words  We Don’t Use

Pay as You Read

Balfe the Robber

An Only Child

Moonstruck

Quotable Spakes

“In my Father’s Time”

Unwanted News

Mattie Lennon's Virtual Storehouse

Index

The Wolf for Tyrconnell

And all his Songs Were Sad

Plays

The Churchyard Gate

Mistletoe

Short Stories

Poems

How I Stack Me Oul’ Cds

John B.

Only Those Hills

John Carthy

Those have all been published elsewhere in online publications, such as “Irish News” and in newspapers and periodicals. They are reproduced in their entirety, hence the byelines.

400 YEARS OF WICKLOW SONGS

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Reciprocal Links

Take the Soup

Browe’s Puckan

The Hideout on the Rock

Hello

Female Wits

John B...

Marked by Music

It Happens Between Stops

It Happens Between Stops

2015