It would be nice to say that it is usually employed as a term of affection and perhaps it is; but even then, there is an undertone of disparagement, a hidden adjective with its own sting.
Former footballer gives a riveting account of the workings of the fraud squad, from an insider’s perspective.
Sine fadas all over the place.
Three more novels from Irish women writers, the first one set in Sydney
Poetry and Paul Kelly’s preferences provide insight into the singer/songwriter’s mind.
A secret love story
Barry Versus Kelly is unabashedly and unashamedly partisan show, which tells a very familiar story in quirky ways that are always entertaining.
A Director in love with Oscar Wilde and his theatre of other possible futures….
Readings, music, Irish literature more generally, and eating and drinking – Bloomsday at the Queensland Irish Association in Brisbane.
The wireless in our house in Leitrim in 1941 sat on a high shelf, away from little hands, in the kitchen. It had two batteries, one dry and one wet.