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Happy #StPatricksDay, Mr. President!

It’s that time of year again… the Irish are preparing to party, big time, ‘cos there’s nothing we like more than celebrating the death of a saint. And all around the world, everyone wants in on the act…. Read More

Saint Patrick and the Cult of Crom Cruach #stpatricksday

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! When I moved to Ireland, I was surprised at how low key the celebrations over here are. Whilst many towns and villages hold a parade of sorts, generally composed of a few floats and… Read More

I have been featured in Blackheath Dawn Magazine!

I am the Guest Author featured in Blackheath Dawn Magazine today, and my Tir na Nog Trilogy is also represented in their Book Feature. So if you haven’t had enough Paddy’s Day fever yet, here is the link.

Happy Paddy’s Day!

Here is a modern Irish anthem for the day that’s in it! I couldn’t find you a pretty video of these handsome boys, so the lyrics will have to do… enjoy! Personally, I will be avoiding pubs, parades,… Read More

A FREE Gift for Paddy’s Day!

Next Tuesday is St Patrick’s Day, and in celebration of all things Irish, author Jane Dougherty and I will be giving away FREE copies of our book, Grá mo Chroí, ‘Love of my Heart’, Love Stories from Irish… Read More

St Patrick was a Slave Trader and Tax Collector #stpatricksday

And I thought my post last week about St Patrick was controversial! If you enjoyed it, you might want to read this! St Patrick was likely a slave trader and tax collector says new british evidence COME ON… Read More

Patrick, Saint or Sinner? #stpatricksday

Saint Patrick has been gatecrashing quite a lot of my posts on Irish mythology recently, so I thought I’d give the poor man a page of his own! He’s most famous for being Ireland’s patron saint, and is… Read More

The Shamrock, the Shillelagh and the Leprachaun; Symbols of Irishness for St Patricks Day, or Sad Stereotypes? #stpatricksday