UP IN DUBLIN, KILMAINHAM GAOL

  ‘If our deed has not been sufficient to win freedom, then our children will win it by a better deed.’ Patrick H. Pearse, President of the Provisional Government of Irish Republic, Kilmainham Gaol, May 2nd 1916, later executed at 3.30am, 3rd May, by the gunshots of 12 soldiers. He was 36 years old. He […]

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BYRON’S BRIDGE¬†

  Chains cross limestone, sentences silence freedom, a city sinking as the clinking stops, pauses, bends on Byron’s bridge of sighs to say goodbye.   All words by Damien B. Donnelly Based on a twitter poetry prompt from #DimpleVerse

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