Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day everyone. Hope you have a good day drinking pints of Guinness, listening to U2, or reading Yeats, Beckett and Joyce. Alternatively you can sit back and listen to my award-winning alternative Irish national anthem, Read the story of the song here.


I know, I know, I’m so late to this. I’m sure many of you have seen it already, but if you haven’t, I cannot recommend the film Parasite highly enough. It is funny, surprising, shocking, intelligent, beautiful filmmaking at its finest. It is richly deserving of all the awards and praise it has received, with it’s clever screenplay (every great movie starts with great writing) and the artful way it deconstructs questions of class and privilege. I finally saw it this weekend and I can’t stop thinking about it. One of the great modern movies