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Away with the fairies of Ireland

There’s a lot of mythology in Ireland. A lot. There are banshees and piseogs and leprechauns and lands of eternal youth but of all my favourite pieces of folklore are the fairies. 192 more words

Traditions

Day Six of the Conor Kelly and The Fenian King Mini Blog Tour | Meet the Main Character

Day Six… phew, what a week! Not only have I been writing daily guest blog posts for the Tour, but daily round-ups and reminders right here, whilst formatting for Kindle and print, and all the other mom/ wife/ house-keeper/ chef/ dog-walker/ and general dogsbody tasks which comprise my other, ‘real’ life… I’m fair tuckered out! 1,210 more words

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The Bull of Dublin

The brass bull of Dublin
Sits staring at the over-pleasant
Residents who sit and burn
In the summer sun
While the beast glistens
In quiet judgement… 33 more words

Paul Carroll

It's Day Three of the Conor Kelly and The Fenian King Mini Blog Tour | My Train of Thoughts On...

So here we are on Day Three of the Conor Kelly and The Fenian King Mini Blog Tour, and after a nice quiet reading day yesterday, where you got an exclusive peek into the opening of my soon to be released new book – did I mention that I have a new book out yet? 99 more words

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Conor Kelly & The Fenian King Mini Blog Tour Stop 2| Chapter Reveal

So it’s Day 2 of the Conor Kelly and The Fenian King Mini Blog Tour, and after our cosy little chat yesterday at the very lovely… 2,325 more words

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Conor Kelly & The Fenian King Mini Blog Tour Stop 1 | Jane Dougherty Writes...

Today is Day One of my Mini Blog Tour to celebrate the imminent launch of my new book, Conor Kelly and The Fenian King, and first stop is… 161 more words

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Conor Kelly and The Fenian King | Mini Blog Tour

I’ve never done a blog tour before. I very nearly didn’t do this one either! As you no doubt know by now, my poor laptop, FoxyRoxy, developed a dodgy hard drive just after I published my new book, … 590 more words

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