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Week 21: Gracious. Monday

Speaking of aristocracy: here is an aristocratic trait. Some Internet wisdom (forgive me, sources, for ingraciously plagiarising): be kind and pleasant (especially to those of lower status – oh-oh!). 191 more words

Personal Development

Laughter as Medicine

An old Irish proverb says:

A good laugh and a long sleep are the two best cures for anything.

It’s funny because it’s true. I’ve especially experienced the power of laughter in the last six months to a year. 732 more words


UK vs Ireland; A Traveller's Guide

It’s always been a popular joke among certain friends that I come out with little Irish-isms. Phrases I’ve taken for parts of daily speech and things I’ve yelled at my friends, turns out nobody really knows what I’m talking about unless they’ve grown up around the same environment, or just me. 439 more words

Light Hearted

278. Twin-Sized Bed

Some bird is chirping to the sunrise
beyond those shaded windows
that somehow light still found its way
beyond to greet the tired brow — 67 more words


276. Walking

Little puddles and cracked pavement,
an all-grey sky above dispersing,
but it’s nearly sunset now, the light
of traveling time retreating —
That hasn’t stopped a prancing step… 63 more words


UK vs USA; All Aboard the Banter Train

I’ve recently been informed by my friends across the way that they’ve been introduced to the idea of a ‘cheeky Nandos’. Naturally, they’ve no idea what we’re talking about. 413 more words

Light Hearted