Monthly Archives: August 2017

Remembering the Regina

Column originally published in the Waterford News & Star June 2014 OF all the buildings in Waterford that are no longer in use, I think the one that I miss the most is the old cinema on Patrick Street. I … Continue reading

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When money was money (written 2014)

WHEN I was a child, I remember how my father used to talk about going to the cinema for two pence, and making a night out of it for not much more. This was how life was in the 60s, … Continue reading

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A day in the life of a scumbag

Column – Originally printed in the Waterford News & Star December 2016 This week’s column is based on real events that happened right here in Waterford over the Christmas time. It’s a composite of a number of separate incidents, used … Continue reading

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What is life?

YOU know that phrase, “it was an eye-opening experience”? Well in that last few weeks it feels as if someone has gouged my eyes out – King Lear style – and sent them on a worrying tour of other people’s … Continue reading

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