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Immerse Yourself In The Culture of Ireland

You raise a pint to the uplifting sound of traditional music and listen as your pub-mate recounts how he tried to conquer the croagh just across the lough. 1,070 more words


A Guest at the Funeral of Martin McGuinness

Today I had the sort of day that we all yearn for as travelers.  To be at the right place at exactly the right time, as if I had planned it this way all along. 662 more words


Lass of Donegal

for my great-grandmother

Aloysia Donahue, if I followed the tune to your
window, I imagine you’d welcome me inside–
meeting in the space a century divides. 201 more words

Six Years Later: Remembering My Mom

It was her greatest adventure; a dream come true.

My mother was scared to death of flying. She was so afraid that it left her grounded for the majority of her life. 567 more words

My Life

The fact we do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach. #quote

Oíche mhaith agaibh. Goodnight from Stair na hÉireann.

Crohy Head Sea Arch Coastline, Dungloe, Maghery, Co Donegal, Gareth Wray Photography