Ah Pride! It’s the most wonderful time of the year don’t you know. What is better than a month dedicated to celebrating every bit if yourself?
The past few weeks have felt eerily familiar. Dublin is crowded with posters all over lamp posts, bus stops and on the side of buildings and it seems that you can’t go anywhere without being reminded of the upcoming referendum.
This past seven days have been a whirlwind of emotions for a number of reasons. Although I don’t really finish college until after all of my assignments and exams are done after May, I had my last week of classes, and to say I’m emotional about it is an understatement! Continue reading
A little while ago i wrote a piece called things that annoy me as a gay guy. well, the nonsense didn’t end at that list and I’m back for part two. Here’s more things that annoy me as a gay guy: Continue reading
When I was about 5 or 6, I thought that twins always had to have rhyming names. So if one twin was called Eve, her twin brother would have to be called Steve. Or if Bernie had a twin brother his name would have to be Ernie. Now, whether that should be the way or not is debatable (I personally feel there should be a law to ensure that twins always have rhyming names). But still, 7 year old Brian learned the unfortunate truth that this isn’t always the case. Continue reading
I have a confession to make. I’m in love… with myself.
I’m all about self-love. I think it’s so necessary that we work on self-love in an age where we have “influencers” and people who literally get paid to make their followers want to be more like them. But besides that, I think it’s so important that we truly learn to love who we are, warts and all.
Seeing all of the coverage and celebration of International Women’s Day made me think about the women in my life. I’m so lucky to be surrounded by amazing, talented, intelligent, strong and inspiring women who have shaped me in so many ways and continue to inspire me with everything they achieve and every time they succeed.