Monthly Archives: October 2016

I Am The Storm

The devil whispered in my ear, “you’re not strong enough to withstand the storm.” Today I whispered in the devils ear, “I am the storm.”

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A Song of Living By Amelia Josephine Burr

Because I have loved life, I shall have no sorrow to die. I have sent up my gladness on wings, to be lost in the blue of the sky. I have run and leaped with the rain, I have taken … Continue reading

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Father By Anon

Father Your life was love and labour Your love for your family true; You did your best for all of us. We will always remember you. You can only have one father Patient, kind and true; No other friend in … Continue reading

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Freedom of expression

The Irish Constitution was enacted in 1937 and for the first time certain fundamental rights were set out in writing. The fundamental rights in the Constitution are generally set out in Articles 40-44 and cover such areas as: equality of … Continue reading

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Writers Say They Feel Censored By Surveillance

Title: Writers Say They Feel Censored By Surveillance Author: JENNIFER SCHUESSLER, The New York Times Full Text & Source: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/05/arts/writers-say-they-feel-censored-by-surveillance The Internet, Online, 5/10/2016 Sample Text: A survey of writers around the world by the PEN American Center has found … Continue reading

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