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About thelostkerryman

Thelostkerryman is an author, and entrepreneur, living in the forests of a consistently confused country. Here in this hill country, hurling doesn't usually involve a hurley; store-made soda bread has the consistency of a sea sponge; and Kerrygold butter has finally found a permanent place on the grocery shelves everywhere. His blogs are an account of his adventures, thoughts, eclectic -and eccentric- ramblings, random or insightful poetry, humor and non-humor, pictures (photos), video, essays, fiction, poetic fiction, nonfiction, drama, and writing he has not classified in the description above. All of his posts from thelostkerryman.wordpress.com, talesinastrangerstrangerland@wordpress.com, everydayasadisciple@wordpress.com, and mrandmrsboring.wordpress.com are copywrited according to international copywrite law.

Meanwhile, clutching the plunger…


This evening, while reading posts, i discovered that i cannot “follow” anyone tonight. not sure if i stepped into a parallel universe, wandered into the wrong safe space, or the Klingons don’t want me joining in any fun. Like poor … Continue reading

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Stand Up In Freedom


you were created for living….. not for fear you were created to be creative….. not to hide inside you were created in the image of God…. not in the image of a mask. you are valuable, you are unique, you … Continue reading

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the image in the mirror


when you look in the mirror, who do you see? what do you see? do you see etched lines? do you see the gravity of mortality? or…do you see the brightness of youth? Many years may pass, riding this big … Continue reading

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dichotomy


after a day out under ever-changing skies, watching leaves blowing, and gathering…instead of immersing myself in the pleasure of it, instead of embracing the kisses of warm wind, i sit distraught, pained. you would think by now, at my age, … Continue reading

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Down in the Boondocks


nothing says “Southern” food….in America…like a big pile of pulled pork, BBQ ribs, sweet potato fries and Coleslaw. (Yes, Coleslaw, is one word if you’re speaking Southern.) this beautiful plate sat in front of me earlier today in McConnelsville, Ohio, … Continue reading

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dear me… i am rolling in the doe!


 

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defacing respect


if my father had ever caught me spray painting a statue, a picnic table, or even a rock, i would have been punished, and humbled…reminding me of how small i was on this grand sphere we call earth. and that … Continue reading

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May Flowers


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what to do with your spare time…in a raging pandemic


while many in 184 countries around the world are rising to do their civic duties to adhere to pandemic-time protocols, obediently sheltering in place, i am sitting, alone in my remote room, staring out the window wondering… …what is “zoom” … Continue reading

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A spring day in the gardens


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