Category Archives: Blogs And Blogging

blog articles

Mother, Summer, I By Philip Larkin

For Mothers Everywhere Mother’s Day 26th March 2017, ROI  (This Sunday) Mother, Summer, I By Philip Larkin My mother, who hates thunder storms, Holds up each summer day and shakes It out suspiciously, lest swarms Of grape-dark clouds are lurking … Continue reading

Posted in Blogs And Blogging | Tagged , , , , , , ,

St.Patrick’s Day – A Day When The Whole World Celebrates The Irish Culture

Date: 17th March (Every Year) St.Patrick’s Day Website: http://www.stpatricksfestival.ie/ Title:St. Patrick and Identity Author: National Museum, Ireland Full Text & Source: http://www.museum.ie/Country-Life/Featured-Topics/St-Patrick/Decorative-arts St. Patrick and the symbols associated with him have been used to emphasis Irish identity and can been … Continue reading

Posted in Archaeology, Blogs And Blogging, History, Ireland, Irish People, Museums, Religion | Tagged , , , ,

Free Ebooks By Email Daily

Title: Bookbub Author: BookBub Co. Website: https://www.bookbub.com/home/overview.php The Internet, Online, 21/03/2017 Sample Text From Website: “ ‘It’s the Groupon of books…For the consumer, it’s new, it’s interesting. It’s a deal and there isn’t much risk. And it works.’ ” -New … Continue reading

Posted in Blogs And Blogging, Books, eBooks, Writing & Writers | Tagged , , , , , , ,

I Love Art

I recently employed a painter to paint all the rooms in my house. I had such fun picking colours and buying new soft furnishings. I selected the following colours: the sitting room: cream and gold, the study : duck egg … Continue reading

Posted in Art & Arts, Artists, Blogs And Blogging, Home, Interior Design, Video | Tagged , , , , , , ,

How To Write Well

Title:How To Write Well: 10 Essential Self-Editing Tips Author: C S Lakin, Write To Done Full Text & Source: http://writetodone.com/how-to-write-well-self-editing-tips/ The Internet, Online, 17/2/2017 Sample Text: Do you want to write well? The easiest way to write well is to … Continue reading

Posted in Advice, Blogs And Blogging, Writing & Writers, Writing Skills | Tagged , , , ,

The Passionate Shepherd to His Love By

Come live with me and be my love, And we will all the pleasures prove, That Valleys, groves, hills, and fields, Woods, or steepy mountain yields.  2 And we will sit upon the Rocks, Seeing the Shepherds feed their flocks, … Continue reading

Posted in Blogs And Blogging, Poet, Poetry, Romance | Tagged , , ,

Timeless Advice on Writing: The Collected Wisdom of Great Writers

Title: Timeless Advice on Writing: The Collected Wisdom of Great Writers Author: Maria Popova , BrainPickings.Org Full Text & Source: https://www.brainpickings.org/2013/05/03/advice-on-writing/ The Internet, Online, 6/02/2017 Sample Text By popular demand, I’ve put together a periodically updated reading list of all … Continue reading

Posted in Advice, Blogs And Blogging, Writing & Writers, Writing Skills | Tagged , , , , ,