Millennial Targeted: Would I Have Gone To Fyre Festival?

Whenever I wonder about deleting my Instagram profile I remember that had I done so I would have missed those initial Fyre Festival posts from famed influencers targeting my fellow millennials and I and I am glad. With the recent release of the two high profile documentaries - Netflix and Hulu - concerning the whole … Continue reading Millennial Targeted: Would I Have Gone To Fyre Festival?

I Watched Crazy Rich Asians And I Have A Thing Or Two To Say About Women.

What can I write about women that hasn't already been said? At least from my perspective women and womanhood have been in the news a lot recently, or perhaps that is just because I've been paying more attention. #metoo, the Irish abortion referendum, gender pay equality, trailblazing female writers, musicians and sports people - whether … Continue reading I Watched Crazy Rich Asians And I Have A Thing Or Two To Say About Women.

How I Learned To Become Generous.

When my boyfriend quite candidly told me last September that he thought I wasn't a generous person I was affronted. I teach! I fought back. What can be more generous than that? He shrugged and we spoke no more of it but his words started a process of internal chat and self-analysis (more so than … Continue reading How I Learned To Become Generous.

Oh No. I Want To Travel.

My very first blog post on this site was a strongly worded declaration about how tired of travelling I was; how the act of moving around no longer held the same allure it once had. I am through, I effectively stated, with travel. Someone should have been there to tell me to sleep on it … Continue reading Oh No. I Want To Travel.

This Irish Person’s Thoughts on The Irish Language.

Without needing to think too much I would say that the most popular questions I have been asked over the last five years are: but isn't Ireland a part of the UK? and, is Irish just like English? The answers to both are a resounding no!! You'll know how I feel about the first question … Continue reading This Irish Person’s Thoughts on The Irish Language.