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Boy meets girls

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I’ve been thinking a lot about my relationships with women lately.

Something occurred to me about a week ago as I had a sudden attack of loneliness – the type that comes from having left all of your friends and family behind in another country. The kind of loneliness that comes from wondering why the hell you decided it was a good idea to move to a city with twice the population of your country. Read the rest of this entry »

Kevin attempts: Stand-up comedy

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This is a version of an article that appeared in the Otwo magazine, as part of issue 11 of volume XIX of the University Observer. I will post similar articles in this style from time to time, where I attempt new things.

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Why I am pro-choice

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I wrote this on my old blog a while ago, in light of the tragedy of Savita Halappanavar, who died in an Irish hospital after being denied an abortion. I’m going to assume that you know what happened, and if you didn’t, then you can click on the link above and read about it. I was having a discussion on Twitter with two friends of mine about abortion and I quickly realised that (shockingly) 140 characters was nowhere near enough space in which to make a proper argument.

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A rambling introduction

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Hey there, my name’s Kevin and thanks for visiting my blog. I decided to finally set this up as I saw a load of my friends doing cool stuff on their own blogs and I don’t like giving out my Tumblr address to people for reasons that I have yet to sufficiently justify.

I hope to update this regularly enough, and the only recurring theme will be my opinion on stuff. If you have any suggestions or tips for a blog post, please don’t hesitate to let me know.