We've all been there. Standing awkwardly at a teenage disco can be absolutely painful. You might catch someone's eye, smile a bit and shuffle some more only to look up and see their back turned to you. You might get the Holy Grail that is The Shift. You might not. Either way, your night is … Continue reading The Shift
Pretentious title alert! Pretentious title alert! WARNING! WARNING! Cian is slipping into the actual belief that he is a bonafide blogger and that people are reading his stuff with interest... There's that voice in the back of my head again. Chipping away, trying to break through the skull and the brains to reach the front. … Continue reading Thought of the Day
I can handle not seeing family. I can handle not seeing friends. I relish 'working' from home and not being in the office. The one thing I won't forgive this blasted virus for, however, is robbing the Junior B City League of witnessing my real comeback. After years of putting drink and fast food first, … Continue reading The Last Dance: Junior B
'It's just another manic Monday,' Susanna Hoffs and the Bangles used to sing. Except, now its not. We are all inside...well, most of us with sense anyways. There are no manic Mondays at the moment and that may not be the worst thing in the world. Kick back, relax and realise that you don't have … Continue reading Ep. 3 – Operation Odessa + The King
Battle Royale: Glee Have I finally cracked and written a definitive list ranking the talent of the members of the New Directions, McKinley Highschool's all singing, all dancing outcasts? Not this week. But, I must confess, that leaderboard haunts my every thought. Should Rachel Berry, the most naturally gifted and hard working of the bunch … Continue reading New Directions
Good afternoon all you beautiful angels! The second episode of my podcast series is out, i'm sure you'll be delighted to know! It is out on Podbean and Spotify. I am working on getting it added to Apple Podcasts, too. Eventually, the whole world will be listening to my deep voice. This week I reviewed … Continue reading New Podcast!
Nope, it's not the binge you're thinking of, guys and gals. For the first weekend since the middle of January I have refrained from funneling beautiful craft beers into my gullet. I filled the void with a couple of trips to the chipper, but I've started to do a running program that will hopefully counteract … Continue reading Weekend Binge
I'm steamrolling through the stage of isolation where the smallest things piss me off. I mean, royally piss me off. Like blood levels visible through my eyeballs like Wile E. Coyote when he is thwarted once again by the cocky, classless road runner. I'm pretty sure I've seen pieces or tweets written about how vindictive … Continue reading Isolation
Happy Friday to you all. I'm writing to you from my new office, which is also the room I play Playstation in all evening. I currently spend the bones of eighteen hours a day in this room. Time is a meaningless construct and we all suffer the virus of life.Some of my family think I'm … Continue reading (T)Werking from home
An Taoiseach, Leo Varadker last night announced that for the next two weeks we are to remain within two kilometres of our houses. We can leave this area to go foodshopping, grab a takeaway or if we are essential staff. What have I decided to do, you ask? I'm in Kildare, my workstuff is at … Continue reading Will the Real Slim Shady Please Queue up?