Horse dealing

Was on the way back from the school after dropping off Nairobi. Thinking about life, the past, the future, all that philosophical shite.           Then I heard – “Mick?!” But couldn’t see anyone.           Then again heard: “MICK!”             Next thing he landed around the corner. Wired, in a hurry, like a man that had important news from… Continue reading Horse dealing

Mick Donnellan to host Online Creative Writing Course – September 28th @ 7.30pm. Register now.

You are invited to join: Mick Donnellan’s Online Creative Writing Course  September 28th   7.30 - 9pm  Duration 8 Weeks Registration Fee €120 *Early Booking Advised.*  Contact:   Mobile: (087) 9422942.   E-Mail: mickdonnellan@hotmail.com  About Mick Donnellan:  Mick Donnellan has been running the highly successful Creative Writing Programme at AIT since September 2017. Many of his previous students have had their… Continue reading Mick Donnellan to host Online Creative Writing Course – September 28th @ 7.30pm. Register now.

Mick Donnellan awarded Westmeath Bursary Arts Grant for theatrical development of Play- “Nally”

Thanks to the Arts Office at Westmeath County Council I have been awarded funding to pursue my theatre project titled - Nally. There will be a public reading of the script in the coming months and, based on audience reaction and feedback, I will be pursuing a full production. You can read more about the… Continue reading Mick Donnellan awarded Westmeath Bursary Arts Grant for theatrical development of Play- “Nally”

Coinbase/Visa debacle

'So, I'm sitting at home.' 'You're sitting at home.' 'And the news breaks.' 'What news?' 'You didn't hear?' 'I don't know, you haven't told me. What news?' 'Fuck. Fuckin news. Fuck. About the Crypto.' 'What about the Crytpo? The Bitcoin thing?' 'The Bitcoin thing. The Litecoin thing. The Ethereum thing. The whole fuckin thing. And… Continue reading Coinbase/Visa debacle

Buying Litecoin?

'They reckon Bitcoin is going to hit a million per coin?' 'Maybe, maybe not. It might crash too.' 'So what do you recommend?' 'Altcoins.' 'What are they?' 'Alternative CryptoCurrency.' Is there a particular one?' 'Yeah - Litecoin is Mooning right now.' 'Is that a good thing?' 'Means it's heading for the moon.' 'Like in a… Continue reading Buying Litecoin?

Advice not taken – when Bitcoin was @ $25.

English accent, tin of cat food, he said: 'I'm off the grid, man.' 'Off the grid?' 'Yeah, not connected to the power grid. We just couldn't afford the high bills anymore. Not worth it.' 'What do ye do for Electricity?' 'Leisure battery, and solar panels.' 'How's that work?' 'A leisure battery is what they use… Continue reading Advice not taken – when Bitcoin was @ $25.