Tag Archives: #rant

Celebrate Life – NOT Politics!!

Happy May Day to you and yours! Happy celebration of life… not the idea of a political May Day. Those who know me know I abhor communism, socialism, labour and everything ever associated with the leftist ideology. No, I’m not … Continue reading

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April A to Z – Q is for???

So you thought I was going to give you Freddy and Company. No… I’m going to give you a bit of Queensrÿche. Why not Freddy and Co? Because this is my blog and as I’m in a cantankerous mood as I … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wishes!

Just think… within a week the Big C will have come and gone. I say the Big C because these days it’s so over commercialised that many don’t really have a clue what it’s all about! No, I’m not going … Continue reading

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Enlightened?

Well, Ailsa has really got me thinking with her challenge this week. Her post begins with a few questions about what’s happening in the USA’s presidential race. It’s simple really… when democracy is left to the devices of the politically … Continue reading

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Connected!

This week Ben challenges us to get connected. He mentions the excessive use of the term in business as well as in our constant reference to the joys of technology. Ben shows us a very nifty bridge and suggests we … Continue reading

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Thanks… But No Thanks!!

A few weeks ago I mentioned that I’d be keeping the posts brief because I’d set a target to get a few short stories completed and submitted to publishers before the end of April. I think my personal target was … Continue reading

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Disgruntlement!

Something miffed me at work the other day… so, I sat wondering about my disgruntlement. Then I sat wondering about the word disgruntlement. Does it even exist or have I disfigured the English language… again? A quick search in the … Continue reading

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Dear Irish Rail – How Pathetic!!

In a first world, free economy, supposedly capitalist country we are today subjected to a rail strike. Yes… the good folk who have been employed right through the bad times are now forcing their displease with their bosses upon the … Continue reading

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