Apparently pride is the deadliest of the seven deadly sins. It is the root of all sin according to the … Continue reading Pride – My favourite deadly sin!
Roy Keane’s parents moved to Rathpeacon, the jewel of Cork lying between Whitechurch (ugh) and Blackpool (ugh), in the 1990s. … Continue reading Rathpeacon’s adopted star!
It is hard to pin Cillian Murphy to one role. He has never been typecast and is believable in every … Continue reading Happy Birthday Cillian Murphy!
I have written some lovely descriptive pieces about the beauty in the hills of Kerry and the rugged charm of … Continue reading Must see sights in Cork
There are no Echo boys anymore. Only Echo boys all grown up and still calling the familiar chant down the … Continue reading Is Cork City losing its charm?
As soon as I turned onto the Cork road it began to rain.Not just little dropletsBut big, fat ones that … Continue reading On the Dublin to Cork road in heavy rain – Poem
This week Barry declines my invitation for a coffee and goes on another expletive-filled rant. Starbucks, the mighty coffee giant, … Continue reading Barry’s Rants: Coffee, Pt. 2.
Happy Friday, folks. I hope ye all have a lovely weekend planned and that the sun will shine, or at … Continue reading Ballad of the Rescuer – The Lost Gecko
Cork is full of thriving, talented musicians. From rap to traditional, hip hop to indie-pop, the Rebel County is a … Continue reading Far Off Shores – Meghan Ali
“Take what you can get from Ireland and scoot… Leave before it takes your belief from you, or worse, buries … Continue reading Country Girls