Charlie Adley

Praise be the world beyond Facebook

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Last week I was lost for a moment between two worlds – the real one in which we taste chocolate, smell farts and feel the power of loving hugs…and the...
Charlie Adley

Has progress destroyed our loos?

Double Vision with Charlie Adley I was on the side of the road, in the middle of nowhere between Sydney and Melbourne. Must have been 40°C in the sun, and although very familiar with hitching,...
Charlie Adley

Greatest gift is a lifetime of friendship

Double Vision with Charlie Adley I had bit of a moment back in 2012. Standing at the back of the little upstairs bar in the Róisín Dubh, I was listening to Tuam poet and songwriter...
Charlie Adley

Do you have random rules for recycling?

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Tucked in behind the stack of dinner dishes sits an empty bottle of fabric conditioner. Well, I say empty, but there’s half a centimetre of pink Lenor at the bottom,...
Charlie Adley

Is Ireland now more modern than England?

Double Vision with Charlie Adley While I loved my travelling years I carried much more of a burden than the weight of Blue Bag on my shoulder. At the tender age of 17 I discovered...
Charlie Adley

I’ll miss the calm and colours of winter

Double Vision with Charlie Adley While you’re all doubtless excited about the arrival of spring next week, Lá Fhéile Bhríde, buds bulging and crocus bulbs bursting out of the ground, this contrary colyoomist will feel...

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