A trip to an Ulster tourist attraction that makes you think about history and the present.
Looking at how liking leads to love and away from intolerance and hate. Small Steps to take long journeys.
A stolen day in London enjoying the National Theatre and Southbank.
Our weekend away to a stylish Irish castle. Like a Beatle!
Giving fancy titles to ordinary things. Does it change anything?
Today I want to discuss history. Patriotism. Terror. Poetry. Reality. Destruction. Rebellion. 100 years has passed since the Easter Rising in Dublin. It started April 24th so officially we aren't at the 100 year marker yet, but it was Easter so it feels correct to remember it on this bank holiday. At the time, many of … Continue reading Easter 1916
'Father Ted'. An Irish comedy institution. Wonderful satire and just a good giggle. On Sunday last, Ireland lost a great comedian and gentleman, star of the nineties Irish hit show 'Father Ted' Frank Kelly. Kelly was 77 years old when he passed, after a time of illness. In an interesting twist, he passed away on … Continue reading Father Ted and nineties Ireland… A nod to Frank Kelly.