Nothing New Under the Sun

Okay, I will fess-up that I didn’t know that it was a Beckett quote when I first saw it, but seeing it was part of a package that was the highlight of my day I felt it needed mentioning. We were out to Fika in the café of the new Books Upstairs on D'Olier Streey … Continue reading Nothing New Under the Sun

Intensification of the Apocalypse Crisis

What had been an emergency measure for the weekend has lasted now right into the week. Due to an “outbreak of influenza” in the hospital, visiting has been restricted, and by restricted the hospital authorities mean completely forbidden. On the radio we are hearing that six people have died as a result of the virus, … Continue reading Intensification of the Apocalypse Crisis