Drunken Poetry

Expectations WORLD Jeans Fire Learning to accept what we read in the papers is tough. I like to believe in the beauty of the world. But many others disagree. Belief is the bad, acceptance is the easy, to speak is the fall back when actions are too queasy. To do, when I trust too muchContinue reading “Drunken Poetry”

Day 11: Musical Challenge

1. Take a Break (Hamilton) 2. On my Own (Les Misérables) 3. Beauty and the Beast (Beauty and the Beast) 4. Take Me or Leave Me (Rent) Results are in from Day 8: Annie Get Your Gun and Shine Like the Sun dropped off towards the end so it left So Much Better from LegallyContinue reading “Day 11: Musical Challenge”

Day 10: Musical Challenge

1. Can I Have This Dance (High School Musical 3) 2. Did I Mention (Descendants) 3. Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’ (Teen Beach Movie) 4. Butterfly Fly Away (Hannah Montana) Kind of a fun one today. Love all these movies. Day 7 results: I can’t believe Suits or Guy Love didn’t get the nod for theContinue reading “Day 10: Musical Challenge”

Day 9: Musical Challenge

1. We Will Rock You (We Will Rock You) 2. Wake Me Up When September Ends (American Idiot) 3. Teachers Pet (School of Rock) 4. Rolling Stock  (Starlight Express) Day 6 results have come back. Thank you all for your votes. This is a very fun competition! And the winner between Sunday in the ParkContinue reading “Day 9: Musical Challenge”

Day 7: Musical Challenge

1. Guy Love (Scrubs) 2. How to Save a Life (Grey’s Anatomy) 3. Keep Holding On (Glee) 4. Suit Song (How I Met Your Mother) 5. Troy and Abed’s Christmas Rap  (Community) or Kiss by a Rose  6. I’ve Got a Theory (Buddy the Vampire Slayer) I absolutely LOVE this one today.  Tell you ResultsContinue reading “Day 7: Musical Challenge”

Day 3: Musical Challenge

1. Alexander Hamilton (Hamilton) 2. I Know Him So Well (Chess) 3. Defying Gravity (Wicked) 4. One Day More (Les Mis)  This is a great one today I think. Results are in from Day 1 and it appears to be a narrow victory for Dear Evan Hansen – Waving through a Window, which is takingContinue reading “Day 3: Musical Challenge”

Two Weeks of Musicals: Day 1

Day 1:  1. Waving Through a Window (Dear Evan Hanson) 2. To Kiss a Girl (Run Far Away) 3. She Used to be Mine (Waitress) 4. Letter from the Refuge (Newsies) It’s a toughie! Let me know what you think and which song gets your vote. Have a nice Sunday, TPJ x

Anti-Bullying Video

The pupils of Crecora National School and their teachers have made a great video on Anti-Bullying.     You have a voice…use it kindly. Have a lovely Wednesday, TPJ x

Heartbreak/Just Saying

Dave Tynan and Emmet Kirwin are the Martin Scorsese and Leonardo Di Caprio of Ireland at the moment. Everyone wants to see what they do next. The buzz around ‘Heartbreak’ leading up to its release yesterday was palpable and it didn’t disappoint in the slightest. 400k views in 16 hours – not bad. Here isContinue reading “Heartbreak/Just Saying”