Site stats for April

Tuesday, May 04, 2004 The stats are pretty modest, but obviously a lot better than they would have been if I didn’t have a site. Here are the key stats for the Accidental Pilgrim site for April: Total Hits: 11021 Total Files: 8545 Total Pages: 1592 Total Visits: 539 Pretty modest, but obviously a lot […]

Irish Times and the Dubliner

Saturday, May 01, 2004 I’m in the Irish Times magazine today – a good interview and slightly bizarre photograph. Also in The Dubliner magazine, talking about what little I know. I’ll scan all the cuttings in, and stick them up on the Accidental Pilgrim site when I get the chance. And a happy May Day […]

Belay that last order – on the radio Monday

Thursday, April 01, 2004 I feel like I’ve just been in a long-running theatrical production Well, I was in Newstalk (just next to the peppercanister church, if you’re interested) at five today, but it was to record an interview for broadcast next Monday afternoon on the Dublin Life show (listen online if you’re not beside […]

Slammed and Newstalk

Thursday, April 01, 2004 Billy was great, and I was in Manchester over the weekend visiting friends, but since then I’ve been slammed in the day job – training people on all manner of web content stuff. More to do tomorrow, but at around 5pm, I’m going to be interviewed on Newstalk 106FM, so if […]

Turbine and XHTML

Monday, March 22, 2004 it was still a wrench to throw away what I knew about tabling and embrace DIVs So the Ireland on Sunday piece was held over, but I made it into the Turbine yesterday. Spent part of the weekend teaching myself web layout using CSSs, working on Buedia’s forthcoming site, which will […]

Marian and the papers

Saturday, March 20, 2004 I enjoyed talking to Marian Finucane on Wednesday, and it was a fitting way to mark St Patrick’s Day. There was a skeleton staff down at RTE, but Marian asked some good questions, and it was great to be talking about Columbanus knowing that people were listening all over the country. […]

Going on the Marian Finucane show tomorrow

Tuesday, March 16, 2004 I’m on the radio tomorrow – St Patrick’s Day – talking about the book and the saint with Marian Finucane I’m on the radio tomorrow – St Patrick’s Day – talking about the book and the saint with Marian Finucane. She’s got two hours tomorrow because it’s a special day – […]

It’s mad, Ted

Friday, March 12, 2004 At lunchtime yesterday, Ann, the woman who runs the training room we were using appeared, clutching a copy of my book. As I happily signed it for her, I realised that she could very well be the first real person to buy the thing. Thanks, Ann. All sorts of press and […]