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 … Continue reading #172 – weekly update 14/07/2021
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 … Continue reading #163 – Sleep
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 … Continue reading #155 – A slight light at the end of the tunnel looks bright
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. … Continue reading #153 – GO TO WORK, DO YOUR JOB & DON’T ASK TOO MANY QUESTIONS
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 … Continue reading #152 – Day #105 and no second vaccine yet! I thought front line Healthcare workers were neccesary?
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 … Continue reading #150 – LP collection
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. … Continue reading #148 – 🎉 200 Followers 🎉
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 … Continue reading #147 – (Untitled)
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 … Continue reading #145 – To shave or not to shave! That is the question
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 … Continue reading #144 – Weekly update – 03/06/2021
My girlfriend just recently had a birthday and I thought I'd get her a real proper birthday cake. Not a store bought one but one specifically made with everything she likes. So we got a cake here that stands at about a foot tall. There's four layers of chocolate and Dairymilk chocolate poured over the … Continue reading #143 – The most incredible birthday cake I’ve ever bought!
My old college buddy John Walsh has a blog now for about over a year. He doesn't post every day but when he does its always interesting, I think its interesting anyway! Check out some of his stuff and see what you think. So I’ve been rambling to myself like a crazy person in a … Continue reading #137 – THIS IS LIFE! WITH JOHN WALSH
I always have Bob Dylan playing either in the car, on my phone or on vinyl. He's the best to listen to, his songs have such vivid imagery and descriptive and often vague references. Dylan has been at the forefront of change in music as well as society for over 60 years now. There's been … Continue reading #135 – I’ve got Bob Dylan on repeat 🎶🎸