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What Are You Reading?

It’s Friday again…LATE Friday, but still…it’s Friday, and Friday is What Are You Reading Day. Me, I’m about half way finished with Book 2 of The Raven Cycle, … 133 more words

Urban Fantasy

Would You Go for a Pint With Your Ancestors?

Another ancient bog body has been accidentally uncovered this week. No doubt he will become known as “Rossan Man” after the Co. Meath bog in which he was found and join the illustrious list of similarly named Irish bog men: Moydrum Man, Old Croghan Man, Clonycavan Man and Cashel Man… 2,090 more words


REVIEW of *Primary Fault* ~ Book #1 in The Schattenreich Series, by Sharon Kae Reamer

A Suspenseful Blend of Science, Romance and the Supernatural!

Book Blurb

Caitlin Schwarzbach has left home. For good.

Separated from her beloved brother Gus at age seven, Caitlin exchanges small-town Texas for Cologne, Germany to be with him. 855 more words



Bough: the shoulder that divides a body into a trunk and arms, applicable to men, trees and ships. A bough of insufficient strength to branch (or limb) is a bulge, or a bunch (as in bunched-up muscles), or a burgeoning effort. 74 more words


Dervorgilla and Celtic Mythology

Dervorgilla came from Norway and was a stranger in Ireland. She had listened to so many tales about Cuchulain that she decided he would have to be her only love. 435 more words

Irish History

Beside the Rowan Tree (Haiku)

beside the rowan tree /
Balor clasps his head and groans – /
distant thunder //

Written for Carpe Diem Haiku Kai where Hamish Gunn… 146 more words

Irish Banshee

What is the Screaming Banshee…. Well, it’s very simple — a ghost that screams!

Okay, maybe not just a ghost according to Irish Mythology. This spirit or “barer of misfortune” is part of a legend that started in Ireland. 108 more words