The IFTAS 2015: Part 2

The Irish Film and Television Awards 2015 Part 2 And so it hit about 6.20pm and Derek on the door told me I had about 20 minutes to get ready before the bell rang, so I popped out to the car, swapped the Canon for the phone and stripped off the cap and t-shirt inContinue reading “The IFTAS 2015: Part 2”

The IFTAS 2015: Part 1

The Irish Film and Television Awards 2015 In Ireland there is a treasure trove of national and international talent involved in the arts. Last night we had the pleasure of attending a celebration of this wealth. We’re the land of poetry and song, of welcomes and pints, of Colin Farrell and Day-Lewis, of Twink andContinue reading “The IFTAS 2015: Part 1”

Shoulder to Shoulder

Shoulder to Shoulder Sometimes we write and first, second, third and sixth draft. Other times we write and leave it all out there in one. It’s brain vs heart, mind vs matter. I prefer writing spur of the moment. This is a first draft post. It means something to this writer. Take it as youContinue reading “Shoulder to Shoulder”

Ireland Soccer Team Excels

Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow Irish Soccer An Unreal Result The Aviva is a special place in Dublin. It has memories of many a many a many a match woven into the walls and floorboards and many a player who has thread it’s boards can recall their most memorable game. There is an essence ofContinue reading “Ireland Soccer Team Excels”

James Bay and Ed Sheeran Duet

James Bay and Ed Sheeran This is an unbelievable rendition of James Bay’s song Let it Go. The two performers are great mates but also competitors in their fields for market share etc. It makes these performances that they do so much better. It tells the capitalists and producers that they like and respect eachContinue reading “James Bay and Ed Sheeran Duet”