Monthly Archives: March 2011

Symphony of the Birds

I have been mired in the swamp of writer’s block for a few days. It’s been frustrating. I have ideas and stories that I want to tell, but I haven’t been able to find the words to share them. And … Continue reading

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2011 Blarney Stone Award

In 2008, I decided that, at the end of the awards season (The Golden Globes, The Oscars, The Grammy’s, etc.), I was going to give out a single award here at Irishman For Hire called the Blarney Stone Award. The … Continue reading

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It was a beautiful February day. The sun was shining, there was a warm breeze blowing through the neighborhood and the birds were singing as they ushered in a sun drenched, lazy afternoon. I was walking to the bus stop … Continue reading

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