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A Samhain Story | Fionn mac Cumhall and the Sidhe-Prince of Flame

“Tomorrow is the eve of Samhain,” whispered the Filidh, the High King’s Royal Bard. The crowd stilled, straining to hear through the smoky atmosphere of the King’s hall. 5,743 more words


Hill of Tara book shop

A visit to the hill of Tara and the bookshop where lies the smell of words and wonder all waiting to be read and assimilated into your consciousness. 106 more words


Enchanted by Ireland

From the first day in Ireland when the taxi driver told us they didn’t vote to free themselves from the English, “we just shot them”, Ireland enchanted me. 815 more words

Historical & Mythical Ireland

Last week, I took a tour to some of the more mythical and historical locations of Ireland, including a visit to Newgrange, Monasterboice, the Hill of Slane and the Hill of Tara. 515 more words


One ring, two lakes, and three ancient tombs


After a few condescending comments from our Irish studies professor, we were eager to get out of class. Also, it was Friday and that means our brains stopped working when we woke up. 1,182 more words