Visiting Ireland has long been one of my deepest desires. I have Irish ancestry on both sides of my family, but sadly very little of the Irishness has been passed down, save my red hair, a few sayings, and tall tales that are no longer credited to their birthplace, but relegated to Ozarkian culture.
As a history teacher, I include a…Continue
Added by Cindy Willis on June 10, 2015 at 5:10pm — No Comments
On a sunny afternoon in the early 1960s, a Canadian sea-plane touched down on the silvery-grey waters of Loughrea lake, taxied to a jetty and tied off. The children swimming at Long Point were distracted for a while but quickly returned to doggy-paddle and soccer on that…Continue
Ireland's worldwide invitation to the Irish diaspora to come home in the very ambitious and controversial countrywide event "The Gathering" has exceeded all expectations. A resounding success, especially for Irish tourism, the central statistics…Continue
Added by Alannah Ryane on November 16, 2013 at 1:30pm — No Comments
I was going through our Twitter feed @thewildgeese to see who and what's up in the Irish Twitter world I came across this post fromContinue
Added by Alannah Ryane on April 12, 2013 at 11:00am — No Comments