A Feature or a Bug?

A Feature or a Bug?

As you may have read, I completed a dissertation this summer. The topic was something I have been thinking about for a while. In the paper, I summarised the problem I was addressing with the word Hierarchy. However, I wanted to address issues of authority, abuse...
And we’re back…Relaunching the Blog

And we’re back…Relaunching the Blog

Today I am officially relaunching my blog 🎉🎆🥳 I have taken the past year off to finish a dissertation. I planned on starting back once the dissertation was completed, but there was a trip to the States, some other random craziness, and I wanted to have at least ten...
Ireland in the Top 10!

Ireland in the Top 10!

Along the Liffey River Over the past week, there have been headlines regarding Ireland’s ranking in the world or the EU. Some of it is good news…some of it—not so good. Here are the three big stories in the order they appeared over the past few weeks. First, the good...
The Good Old Days

The Good Old Days

The Irish Times published an article today, and I want to share a couple of thoughts. The story is entitled: Other countries yearn for the good old days. Not Ireland. I grew up in Western NY, frequently hearing a lament for the “good old days”. Where I lived, life...