Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Fields of Athenry – Paddy Reilly

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The Dead (short story) by James Joyce

“The Dead” is the final short story in the 1914 collection Dubliners by James Joyce. It is the longest story in the collection and is often considered the best of Joyce’s shorter works. Dubliners by James Joyce – 15/16. The Dead, Part … Continue reading

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“The play was a…

“The play was a great success but the audience was a disaster.” – Oscar Wilde

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When You Are Old by W. B. Yeats

When You Are Old – Read by Tom Hiddleston When you are old and grey and full of sleep, And nodding by the fire, take down this book, And slowly read, and dream of the soft look Your eyes had … Continue reading

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I have found li…

“I have found life an enjoyable, enchanting, active, and sometime terrifying experience, and I’ve enjoyed it completely. A lament in one ear, maybe, but always a song in the other.” – Séan O’Casey

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