John Anthony Brennan
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The Changing of the Guard at Tara. (Part One)

In 431 AD and three days after the festival of Lughnasagh, a lone figure stood, head bowed in contemplation, next to one of five carefully positioned chairs, in the Great Assembly Hall at Tara in the province of Royal Mide. Four of the chairs, laid out to mirror the points of the compass, faced the fifth chair…See More
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John Anthony Brennan commented on Colm Herron's blog post My First Love
"Great memories and even greater advice there Colm......LOL I remember William and Shane so well. Thanks for the memory jog."
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"Brilliant article no matter who wrote it."
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"A fascinating story of a time gone by. It reminded me of the old adage, "there must always be a scapegoat." No brotherly love there....!! Did they ever find the truth?"
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"Thanks Mary. Wikipedia has a good article about the Apostles of Ireland."
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" Wonderful article as per usual.. JAB... Heard you were doing a presentation at The Irish Society .. Would love to be in the audience Saint Ciarán of Saighir , was originally to be one of the Twelve Apostles of Ireland .. however it…"
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"Mike McCormack Re my blog about the Spanish Armada in Ireland. I amended the description regarding the gold and silver that was looted from the wrecks. It now reads, "Amid the shattered remnants of the wreckage of several wooden ships, the…"
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The Changing of the Guard at Tara. (Part One)

Posted on February 25, 2017 at 3:30pm 0 Comments

In 431 AD and three days after the festival of Lughnasagh, a lone figure stood, head bowed in contemplation, next to one of five carefully positioned chairs, in the Great Assembly Hall at Tara in the province of Royal Mide.…

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Ireland and the Spanish Armada: A Story of Survival

Posted on January 10, 2017 at 3:30pm 13 Comments

On a cold, stark night in August 1588, as a fierce gale subsided and the clouds slowly parted, light from a full autumn moon revealed a horrific scene strewn along the shoreline of Streedagh Strand in County Sligo, Ireland. The…

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The Founding of Royal Mide

Posted on December 27, 2016 at 12:00am 6 Comments

Most people today will tell you, if you ask, that there are four provinces in Ireland, namely, Ulster, Munster, Leinster and Connaught. What many people are not aware of is the fact that in the distant past, there were actually five…

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The Winter Solstice

Posted on December 21, 2016 at 1:00am 2 Comments

This year’s shortest day of the year is on Wednesday, December 21, which will also mark the longest night of the year. Every year, the winter solstice marks the turn of the calendar as autumn ends and the winter begins. From an astronomical standpoint,…

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Comment Wall (5 comments)

At 10:20am on October 2, 2014, Seathrun said…

Hi John. Just out of the cot and heading out to work. Am a bit further North than you (NH) and the leaves are turning.

Regards

Seathrun

At 7:20pm on September 10, 2015,
Founding Member
John M. Walsh
said…

John, 

My world is enriched by having you as a Wild Geese friend.  Thanks for the invitation.

John Walsh

At 7:45pm on September 10, 2015, John Anthony Brennan said…

You are too kind John......See you soon.

At 2:53pm on October 17, 2016, ed o'toole said…

Even with having two male names it is hard to believe he is not a middle-aged woman with excess wrinkles.

I could not read his stuff, as it too hard to take him/her/it seriously.

At 9:09pm on October 17, 2016, John Anthony Brennan said…

Could you clarify whom you are addressing ed o'toole? Your comment is a bit vague 

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