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by lonndubh
Mon Jun 17, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: Hydra Meetups 2019, 2017, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2009, 2007, 2005 & The Event in 2002
Topic: The Future of our Hydra Meet-Ups
Replies: 14
Views: 1321

Re: The Future of our Hydra Meet-Ups

Jarkko and Eija thank you for all the time and energy that you put into all the events over the years and especially Hydra this year . I really enjoy them all.Sitting in Rolois and looking through the folder I was amazed at all the content. So so much work. I feel that option C would be good if ther...
by lonndubh
Sat Jun 01, 2019 11:00 am
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: Patrick Kavanagh 21/10/1904-30/11/1968
Replies: 83
Views: 48190

Re: Patrick Kavanagh Raglan Road, Irelands favourite song

RTÉ was delighted tonight to announce the song that you have chosen as Ireland's Favourite Folk Song. The classic On Raglan Road was given a stunning performance tonight on the Late Late Show by one of Ireland's best loved singers, Luka Bloom. Written by Patrick Kavanagh and made famous by singer Lu...
by lonndubh
Thu Apr 25, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: News
Topic: Plaque to Leonard at the Athy Community Arts Centre
Replies: 1
Views: 446

Plaque to Leonard at the Athy Community Arts Centre

From Hotpress BY: LUCY O'TOOLE President Higgins will unveil the plaque to the Canadian singer-songwriter at the Athy Arts Community Centre on Thursday, May 3 ,2019 Leonard Cohen is the latest music legend to be honoured with a 'Made of Athy' plaque. Michael D Higgins is set to unveil the plaque at ...
by lonndubh
Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:52 am
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: Patrick Kavanagh 21/10/1904-30/11/1968
Replies: 83
Views: 48190

Re: Patrick Kavanagh 21/10/1904-30/11/1968

Remembering Patrick Kavanagh on the anniversary of his death almost 50 years ago Advent We have tested and tasted too much, lover- Through a chink too wide there comes in no wonder. But here in the Advent-darkened room Where the dry black bread and the sugarless tea Of penance will charm back the lu...
by lonndubh
Tue Nov 15, 2016 2:06 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Has Passed Away
Replies: 696
Views: 181604

Re: Leonard Has Passed Away

Feeling very sad right now.We honour the life of a magnificent artist and a wonderful man.
Rest In Peace, dear Leonard.
Condolences to Adam, Lorca, Leonard's family and friends and to his dear friends here on the forum.
by lonndubh
Sun May 15, 2016 2:47 pm
Forum: The Leonard Cohen Event in Amsterdam 2016 - before and after
Topic: Accommodations
Replies: 2
Views: 3507

Question re accommodation for Saturday 13 th August.

Hi everyone. I have a wedding on Friday 12 th August in Ireland so my travel plans to Amsterdam have to change. I am flying in on 13 th for a few days. I am sorted for accommodation for the last two nights and only need a room for 13 th . Before I booked something I thought I'd post here to see if a...
by lonndubh
Mon Sep 22, 2014 12:01 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen 80 years on September 21, 2014
Topic: Happy Birthday, Leonard!
Replies: 206
Views: 45246

Re: Happy Birthday, Leonard!

Happy Birthday Leonard and thank you for the music......
by lonndubh
Wed Aug 06, 2014 7:58 pm
Forum: The Leonard Cohen Event in Dublin 2014
Topic: Programme of the Events in Dublin
Replies: 21
Views: 11012

Re: Programme of the Events in Dublin

Can anyone tell me where the post concert ceol agus craic will be held- is it in the Landsdowne Hotel each night. I just want to know how to organise my transport. Looking forward to it all. Hi Olwen . Its in the Landsdowne on the Thursday night. Everything is in Liberty Hall after that and the scr...
by lonndubh
Tue Jul 08, 2014 11:55 pm
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: Patrick Kavanagh 21/10/1904-30/11/1968
Replies: 83
Views: 48190

Re: Patrick Kavanagh 21/10/1904-30/11/1968

July evening It's really marvellous this evening the first day of July Nineteen-sixty-two,eight in the evening ,you haven't to try For meaning ; all you have to do is state A few facts ; the corn is shot out And the swamp by Caffreys is a forest of yellow flaggers. O Muse,today you cannot call us be...
by lonndubh
Wed May 07, 2014 10:59 am
Forum: The Leonard Cohen Event in Dublin 2014
Topic: Coming So Far for Song
Replies: 14
Views: 5344

Re: Coming So Far for Song

Great news Paula
Here is a link to Dance me to the end of time
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tBElKS6nyfk
by lonndubh
Wed Apr 09, 2014 3:03 am
Forum: The Leonard Cohen Event in Dublin 2014
Topic: Our next big Event in Dublin, August 2014
Replies: 31
Views: 15692

Re: Our next big Event in Dublin, August 2014

On Kens suggestion SonLight Music Ministry had just finished what sounded like a beautiful rendition of "Be Thou My Vision" when Father Ray Kelly again took the mic at the wedding of Chris and Leah O'Kane. But instead of closing the ceremony as planned, the priest unleashed a big surprise for the co...
by lonndubh
Sun Dec 15, 2013 11:42 am
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: Hope
Replies: 8
Views: 2885

Hope

In the darkness
Of a December day
Whilst clawing
Cold damp clay
I was surprised
By a germ of Hope.

A Long Nights Moon
Looked on
by lonndubh
Thu Nov 28, 2013 1:25 am
Forum: Walking Weekends (2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019)
Topic: LC Walking Weekend (2009 - 2017)
Replies: 2522
Views: 316160

Re: LC Walking Weekend (2009, 2011, 2013)

liverpoolken wrote:joe

do you know if there's going to be a full moon over the leisureland centre out there in galway on friday 16th. may 2014?.....

there could be a few strangers in town that night...ta ken
Ah you'll be safe enough Ken.it'll be the weaning moon !!
by lonndubh
Thu Nov 28, 2013 1:16 am
Forum: The Leonard Cohen Event in Dublin 2014
Topic: Registration for 2014 Event
Replies: 46
Views: 20264

Re: Registration for 2014 Event

And now there's 72 !Thanks for the reminder jarkko.i just transferred the early bird fee .Hope it arrives around the internet bend.
by lonndubh
Mon Oct 07, 2013 7:52 pm
Forum: Walking Weekends (2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019)
Topic: LC Walking Weekend (2009 - 2017)
Replies: 2522
Views: 316160

Re: LC Walking Weekend (2009, 2011, 2013)

Wijbe you DID get that elusive dolphin:-)! Click below to see my pictures from Galway: https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2813/10101154795_4e80787ff4_z.jpg https://secure.flickr.com/photos/67726758@N07/ __________________________________________ Wonderful photos Diane. I almost missed them as they were...

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