aliisaacstoryteller

Confessions of a History Student: How NOT to Win Friends and Influence People

I could only answer one question on the history exam paper. It said something like, ‘Describe a day in the life of…’ I don’t remember the rest of the question. But the first seven words inspired my creative… Read More

Were There Women Poets in Ancient Ireland?

The evidence for women poets in ancient Ireland is fragmentary, to say the least, but it exists. Resistance seems to stem more from modern prejudice concerning gender norms projected onto the past by current scholars and archaeologists, according to feminist archaeology.

Aliisaacstoryteller has a new look!

Click on this button to check it out… what do you think? check out ali’s new look I’ve been working hard on it all week, but there’s still quite a bit of tweaking to do. Still, it’s all… Read More

Want to know what’s happening at the #BloggersBash? Here’s the Agenda.

the bash is back And it’s bigger and better than ever! We have a lovely venue for you, which is central and easy to get to, and this year, we have focused on bringing some REAL blogging experts… Read More

The Friday Fiction with Charles E. Yallowitz

Now on Amazon for $2.99! LEGENDS OF WINDEMERE: THE MERCENARY PRINCE Delvin Cunningham has left the champions. Lost to his tribe in the Yagervan Plains, fear and shame have kept the former Mercenary Prince away from his homeland…. Read More

Friday Fantastic Flash with CS Boyack

Author and blogging friend Craig Boyack responded brilliantly to my recent call for participation in my new feature Friday Fantastic Flash, so without further ado, here is his masterpiece. “Captain Stevens, the pressure on the hull is building… Read More

I live in Ireland and I’m a Mythology Addict!

There. I’ve admitted it. I’m addicted to Irish Mythology. There is no organisation out there, like the AA, which can help people like me. We are left to skulk around the internet, trawling libraries and stalking librarians, to… Read More

Poor FoxyRoxy!

FoxyRoxy* nearly died last night. She’d not been very well on and off for the past week. Last night, she just couldn’t get going. I was really worried, I mean, it’s just not like her. She’s a trooper…. Read More

Finished!

Today I wrote the last word and added the last full stop to my second book, Conor Kelly and The Fenian King. Hooray!!! Of course, it doesn’t end there…oh no! Now the real work begins! To that end,… Read More

“Make It So”

Well, it’s been a tough week for aliisaacstoryteller! On Monday I was so hopeful…the end was in sight, and I really believed that by the end of the week, I would be writing the last word of ‘Conor… Read More

I just love researching for my books!

I do, I really do! Sometimes it’s even more fun than the actual writing! Why do I say this? Because today I discovered something wonderful. I was looking up Fionn mac Cumhall’s family tree. His father was Cumhall (obviously!),… Read More