Walk naked to Tara and inherit your royalty

Once upon a time there was some writing on the wall at Viking Place, near the offices of the Lilliput Press on Sitric Road.

The writing in question? Three sets of beautiful quotations by the Irish writer John Moriarty, from “Walk naked to Tara and inherit your royalty” to “We are more than transformed groceries”.

"Look not with a Medusa...". One of the three quotations on the wall
We are more than transformed groceries

Lucky I took a few photos of them before the council intervened…

Seriously. Have the apparatchiks of Wood Quay really nothing better to do with their time and our money? At least we still have his books. And a few recordings of the man too. Here’s Moriarty himself reading a story…

Yeah, we could do with a lot more inspirational words on the walls of Stoneybatter by the likes of John Moriarty or Hubert Butler or…