Monthly Archives: April 2013

A change will do you good

Yesterday was not my most successful day. I ended up not going to college and bumming around for most of the day. In the evening, I went to Tesco, to buy a few groceries. And I passed the discount bin … Continue reading

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Connor in Public

Earlier today, a friend let me know that the President of Ireland is advertising for a speech writer. Now, the President has long been my favourite Irish politician, and I remember being openly jeered at for saying that he should … Continue reading

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Special

On Wednesday night, I went to see some stand-up comedy. Of course, I went wearing a bright-pink sparkly necklace. And of course, I got picked on by the MC. I hadn’t realised that I was wearing a bright-pink sparkly necklace … Continue reading

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An Appeal

About two weeks ago, I logged onto Gaydar, the biggest gay dating site in the world. It’s very mainstream and I’ve never met anyone on it. Well, never before. I was surprised to find a message. I was even more … Continue reading

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Cock-eyed Optimist

I have an enduring belief in the power of the temporary. I’m a total cock-eyed optimist (snigger). I believe in the Truth of Drunk LoveLast week was the biggest event in Trinity College’s social calendar, Trinity Ball, apparently the largest … Continue reading

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On Blogging

This blog did not start out the way it turned out. I had got tired of WeightWatchers not working for the eleventy-thousandth time and I decided to do a diet in public. If I put lists of what I ate … Continue reading

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Rock-bottoming to a new start

Rock BottomThis story starts when I was a teenager, maybe about fifteen years old. At the time, I was very religious. As a member of the group that my family was part of, we would have an Easter Vigil on … Continue reading

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