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#172 – weekly update 14/07/2021

July 14th 2021 Back to work today It’s been 13 days off from work I feel tired and rested it’s an unusual sense Time off is needed and I want more but I was lazy A lot of time on the couch, watching, eating, playing, eating,talking, drinking and my memory of the last 2 weeks […]

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#163 – Sleep

1:10 am, She’s asleep beside me, The dog is snoring on his worn out, faded yellow cushion next to the bed and I can’t get to sleep. She looks much better than I do when I sleep, or when I’m awake There’s a summers breeze outside but it’s late and Ireland so it chills too […]

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#155 – A slight light at the end of the tunnel looks bright

Finally, a full weekend off work, 110 days I waited to find out about my plague jab but they finally got around to ol Ian of the Kiely’s. I’ll get it at 8:20am on Monday morning the 21st of June 2021,but first I’ll spend a weekend with my girlfriend. That’s what I’m looking forward to […]

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#153 – GO TO WORK, DO YOUR JOB & DON’T ASK TOO MANY QUESTIONS

Go to work Do your job Don’t ask too many questions Put your fucking life at risk and be thankful for the opportunity to be do so. We’ll give you a vaccine and keep you waiting months then for the second. Am I essential or expendable? A question he asked already knowing the goddamn answer. […]

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#152 – Day #105 and no second vaccine yet! I thought front line Healthcare workers were neccesary?

I got my first dose of AstraVeneca vaccine way back in February on the 26th. It was initially an 8 week wait then it was 12 and 16 weeks. Many of my other colleagues have gotten theirs and I’m slipping through the cracks it seems. The media and news do everything to celebrate the front […]

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#150 – LP collection

I started my vinyl collection earlier this year around my 25th birthday in February. I got 3 records as a gift that was 2 Bob Dylan and 1 from the great Warren Zevon too. I’ve really been enjoying spending the evenings just throwing on a record and letting it play. Right as soon as the […]

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#148 – 🎉 200 Followers 🎉

So today I got the notification that I had just passed 200 Followers here on the blog. Such a fun milestone and I hope that you continue to enjoy what I write and the community continues to grow little by little. I’m so happy that more people are finding and following what I’m doing here. […]

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#147 – (Untitled)

A couple whiskeys return me to a vegiatated state Warren Zevon and The stones The speaker whispers to me Charlie lays down beside me, man’s best friend. I’m the sun in his universe The adoration a dog will shine on you is why we feel we don’t deserve dogs Maybe we don’t but we have […]

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#145 – To shave or not to shave! That is the question

Gentlemen we’ve all been there and had that moment in the mirror. You look at yourself and see your face and you stop to think and consider will I fully shave my face today. You look to the razor, back to the mirror, back to the razor, the mirror, the razor, the mirror and back […]

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#144 – Weekly update – 03/06/2021

It’s Thursday and the weather is finally looking decent here in Ireland for a change. Still though I feel like we’re nowhere near summer. The days off now I get to drive places and travel further. I’ve definitely been enjoying seeing more people and that more people are getting their vaccinations. I missed being in […]