Tag: Ireland

Kinda like a pint of Guinness

Philip Parris “Phil” Lynott (1949 – 1986)  was born in West Bromwich, England. His mother was Irish and his father Brazilian. His parents split up, and when he…

Fáinne Chladaigh

fáinne Chladaigh. The history of the modern claddagh is uncertain, though it is usually assumed to be connected with the Irish fishing village of Claddagh, just outside Galway…

Change

“Nothing has changed and yet everything is different.” Jean-Paul Sartre (1905 – 1980) Photo: Private Moynalvey Church (of the Nativity) – Summerhill, Co. Meath, Ireland

The Human way of Life

I’m just following the human way of life. Cram as much pleasure into life, and rail against the pain you have to suffer as a result. Or scream…

Lia Fáil – The Stone of Destiny

  “From Failias was brought the Lia Fáil, which is at Tara, and which used to cry out under each king who assumed the sovereignty of Ireland.” (Tuatha Dé Danann)  …

Prayers to Brighid

    Feill na Bride, feis na finne. Bride binn nam bas ban. A Bhride chaoin cheanail, Is caoimh liom anail do bheoil, D uair reidhinn air m’…