Monthly Archives: February 2015

Writers Think Outside The Box Look At These 2 Jobs in UCC

Writers.. Think outside the box…in fact through the box away!!! Why not become a research writer? Have you anything non fiction published or wrote a thesis? Any articles published in academic or professional journals? Have you received any scholarships or … Continue reading

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Top 25 most famous librarians in history

Title: Top 25 most famous librarians in history Author: Abe Books Full Text & Source: http://www.abebooks.com/blog/index.php/2009/02/18/top-25-most-famous-librarians-in-history/ The Internet, Online, 28/2/2015 Text: I saw this list of the 25 most famous librarians to ever live on the Books Inq. blog and … Continue reading

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Famous people like libraries and librarians!

Librarians and authors appear to be our forgotten heroes who supply so much entertainment and advice to others. We need a super librarian Prize and more Writer’s Prizes. Famous people like libraries and librarians! That’s why they are famous. They … Continue reading

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Quick And Easy Snacks

Title: Quick And Easy Snacks Author: Student Recipes Full Text & Source: http://studentrecipes.com/recipes/snacks/ The Internet, Online, 28/2/2015 Sample Text (click on title to get recipe online) Chatpati boiled potatoes Roasted carrots Yummiest bread pizza ever ! Cheese Toasty Curd sandwich … Continue reading

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Quick and Easy Snack Recipes

Title: Quick and Easy Snack Recipes Author: Foodnetwork.com Full Text & Source: http://www.foodnetwork.com/healthy/photos/quick-and-easy-snack-recipes.html The Internet, Online, 28/2/2015 Sample Text Snack smarter with easy options from Food Network chefs that keep you full all day long Nut-and-Seed Mix with Papaya This … Continue reading

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20 Simple Vegetable Soups – Everybody needs to be able to cook a simple soup

Title: 20 Simple Vegetable Soups Every cook with a family should learn soups as a basic skill. Note too self, I must stop referring to cooks as “she” as some of the best chefs in the world are males. Many … Continue reading

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Weekend Treat – Get Take Away Pizza 4 Star Pizza

The girls love 4 star pizza. Their basic cheese pizza starts at €4 and their cans of minerals are only €1. These stores are located all around Ireland. We love their pizzas and we buy them for parties, movie nights … Continue reading

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A writer lives, at least, in a state of astonishment.

“A writer lives, at least, in a state of astonishment. Beneath any feeling he has of the good or evil of the world lies a deeper one of wonder at it all. To transmit that feeling, he writes.” William Sansom

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Requiem By Robert Louis Stevenson

Under the wide and starry sky, Dig the grave and let me lie. Glad did I live and gladly die, And I laid me down with a will. This be the verse you grave for me: Here he lies where … Continue reading

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Sea-Heroes By H. D. (from Coterie, 1920)

Crash on crash of the sea, straining to wreck men; sea-boards, continents, raging against the world, furious, stay at last, for against your fury and your mad fight, the line of heroes stands, godlike: Akroneos, Oknolos, Elatreus, helm-of-boat, loosener-of-helm, dweller-by-sea, … Continue reading

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A Sailor’s Song By Paul Laurence Dunbar

Oh for the breath of the briny deep, And the tug of a bellying sail, With the sea-gull’s cry across the sky And a passing boatman’s hail. For, be she fierce or be she gay, The sea is a famous … Continue reading

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My Latest Author Interview On Type Robe Walkers

  Title: 7 Questions With Irish Author Annette J Dunlea Author: Sarah Normandie Full Text & Source: http://www.typeropewalkers.com/post/112173936507/7-questions-with-irish-author The Internet, Online, 27/2/2015 Text: One of my favorite things about being a writer is the many wonderful artists I have had … Continue reading

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Paul Bunyan By Shel Silverstein

He rode through the woods on a big blue ox, He had fists as hard as choppin’ blocks, Five hundred pounds and nine feet tall…that’s Paul. Talk about workin’, when he swung his axe You could hear it ring for … Continue reading

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The Ocean’s Song By Victor Marie Hugo

We walked amongst the ruins famed in story Of Rozel-Tower, And saw the boundless waters stretch in glory And heave in power. O Ocean vast! We heard thy song with wonder, Whilst waves marked time. “Appear, O Truth!” thou sang’st … Continue reading

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Love’s Philosophy By Percy Bysshe Shelley

The fountains mingle with the river, And the rivers with the ocean; The winds of heaven mix forever With a sweet emotion; Nothing in the world is single; All things by a law divine In another’s being mingle– Why not … Continue reading

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Sonnet I: Unto the Boundless Ocean By Samuel Daniel

Unto the boundless Ocean of thy beauty Runs this poor river, charg’d with streams of zeal: Returning thee the tribute of my duty, Which here my love, my youth, my plaints reveal. Here I unclasp the book of my charg’d … Continue reading

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After The Sea-Ship By Walt Whitman

AFTER the Sea-Ship–after the whistling winds; After the white-gray sails, taut to their spars and ropes, Below, a myriad, myriad waves, hastening, lifting up their necks, Tending in ceaseless flow toward the track of the ship: Waves of the ocean, … Continue reading

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Winter Ends And Summer Always Returns

“See The Light! The journey might be tough because it is all uphill but it will be worth it. Have faith in yourself.” Annette Dunlea “Winter Ends And Summer Always Returns” Annette Dunlea

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Simple Salads For Students

Title: Simple Salads For Students (128 Recipes) Author: Student Recipes Full Text & Source: http://studentrecipes.com/recipes/salads/ The Internet, Online, 26/2/2015 Sample Text: Salad is any of a wide variety of dishes including: vegetable salads; salads of pasta, legumes, eggs, or grains; … Continue reading

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50 Simple Salad Recipes

Title: 50 Simple Salad Recipes Author: Foodnetwork.com Full Text & Source: http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/articles/50-simple-salads.html Sample Text Toss together one of these fresh and easy combos from Food Network Magazine for your next party. 1. Spicy Carrot Salad: Microwave grated carrots and minced … Continue reading

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