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#837 The Legend of the Irish Castle created by Gertrude Chandler Warner

The Legend of the Irish Castle created by Gertrude Chandler Warner

The Aldens are in Ireland, in a castle, no less, because Grandfather is loaded as all get out. 297 more words

Fiction

The Eyes Have It

“All my men! Here now! All-l-l my men!”

The cry would ring out across the schoolyard, almost every recess or lunch-break, and hordes of eight-, nine-, and ten-year-old boys would scamper to a grove of elm trees adjacent to the playground. 724 more words

Musings

Of Luck and Lore

Last time, I brought you along for the ghost hunt on my first trip to Ireland.   There are more stories where that came from!  My Irish cousins shared a wealth of information about my great-grandfather, Michael Patrick—who emigrated from Ireland in 1914—and his siblings.  690 more words

'Irish Superstitions'

It can definitely be argued that superstitions are intrinsically tied in with traditional folklore, and with a culture as steeped in customs and fables as Ireland’s, it’s no surprise that there are more than a handful of superstitions unique to the country and its people. 719 more words

Ireland

Week 1 - TBT 2017 - Spellbound

Dee has been doing a Throwback Thursday (#tbt) post for quite some time, so I thought I’d try to do the same for 2017. Think I can do better than my attempts at an… 76 more words

Music

No. 3270


The rise of the Tin heads! By CpSingleton © 2016

SCREAM, IF THAT BE YOUR PLEASURE, TREASURE!

I’m exempt from the shards of broken glass that you call… 87 more words

Poetry

Soundtrack Review: Batman Returns

Composed by: Danny Elfman

Conducted by: Jonathan Scheffer

Following the smashing success of Batman, Tim Burton was given more creative freedom in the sequel. … 989 more words

Soundtrack Reviews