leaving Dublin Thin Lizzy all up in my head quite unwound from last night’s session Fiachra had us all over town pints of Guinness shots of Jameson reels & peels of Irish trad down at Whelan’s pub hail a taxi for the airport green fields peel away set off for London town we’re … More Dublin, Ireland 8/1/2017
1 out to the streets of Dublin for a whistle & a craic wander through Saint Patrick’s park past the flowers & the towers to the outskirts of temple bar for Darker Kelly’s rollicking pub score for a round of Beamish stout & Powers 1817 whiskey for my girl while the Irish Celts fire … More Dublin, Ireland 7/30/2017
1 spend the day just idling a rare day off from all this ‘round the world sun in the clouds nachos & catnaps dogs come to visit the tractors pass a wind on the hills & in the flowers drive to the beach for a walk on the sand watch the surfers roll around … More Miltown Malbay, Ireland 7/29/2017
1 driving around county clare through rain & wind & sunshine through little tumble down towns tumble down castles & sundries flowerpots hang from the bridges kebabs on every corner 2 an evening walk into milltown malbay a wind off the line of atlantic hint of departed sun still in the gray … More Miltown Malbay, 7/28/2017
1 stop into farley’s pub in Cross for a hot cup of nescafe takeaway barkeep is cordial gives us a map while the old timers look on nursing guinnesses from there it’s green fields again lost on back country roads past sheep dogs & sheep cows & spinning windmills tumble down stone farmhouses with … More County Clare, Ireland 7/26/2017
the sea comes rolling in from afar and smashes against these immense green cliffs over & over again constantly walking . . .
1 out to o’flaherty’s pub fergus rocking the irish jigs accordian with banjo accompaniment local girl pulls me up on the dancefloor we all reel around a chorus line loop-de-loo laughing & clapping & stomping until fergus finishes the tune the martyrs look on from the bar room walls 2 drive … More Annascual, Ireland 7/24/2017