By Lee Cross We blog about writing here, so I’m not entirely sure what the feck to write about St. Patricks day – but as I live in Dublin and the main contributors to this site would consider themselves Irish-American (I’m assured it’s a good thing!), I feel obliged to write something 17th of March … Continue reading Leopold Broom Investigates: St. Patrick’s Day… And Books
Month: March 2017
6 Great Quotes About Drinking from Irish Writers
[Gathered by William Kenney] “When things go wrong and will not come right, Though you do the best you can, When life looks black as the hour of night - A pint of plain is your only man.” - Flann O’Brien “Whisky is liquid sunshine.” - George Bernard Shaw “The light music of whiskey falling … Continue reading 6 Great Quotes About Drinking from Irish Writers
7 Great Literature Toasts for St. Paddy’s Day
Erin Go Braugh! Here are 6 great toasts from literature to start off your St. Paddy's day celebration... [Gathered by William Kenney] “Think where man's glory most begins and ends, and say my glory was I had such friends.” ― William Butler Yeats “If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded … Continue reading 7 Great Literature Toasts for St. Paddy’s Day
Short Story: My Teddy-Bears Day ON
by Miriam Square [Note: written for a friend, with love] I live with my friend Lee. He’s a lot taller than I am, and a lot smellier too. I don’t mean to be mean. It’s not that I think he’s even particularly smelly, in fact, on a scale of one to smelly, he’s a lot … Continue reading Short Story: My Teddy-Bears Day ON
Leopold Broom Investigates: The Count of Monte Cristo – REVENGE!!!
By Lee Cross [Note: I haven’t written what comes next yet but it’s probably going to contain some spoilers… as the book is getting on for 170 years old, I can’t believe there’s much left that hasn’t been spoiled, so I’m ok with that.] “Revenge is a dish best served cold” – Where is that … Continue reading Leopold Broom Investigates: The Count of Monte Cristo – REVENGE!!!
Top 10 Quotes From T. S. Eliot, by Popular Vote
This month, we are celebrating Poetry at Literati Pulp. Here are the top 10 quotes from the T. S. Eliot, by popular vote*. *Selected from GoodReads highest rated quotes. “For last year's words belong to last year's language And next year's words await another voice.” 3,682 Likes “Only those who will risk going too far … Continue reading Top 10 Quotes From T. S. Eliot, by Popular Vote