Lá Fhéile Pádraig Shona Daoibh! It’s that time of year again when the Irish culture is both celebrated and bastardised the world over by well meaning ambassadors and not-so-well meaning drinks companies. Contrary to popular belief, our national pastime isn’t drinking porter and it frustrates me that with every passing year, our day to shine… Continue reading Token Paddy’s Day Post
It’s the eve of Saint Patrick’s Day and I’m celebrating with an eBook sale, which you can see very subtly advertised in green! The title of my novel, ‘The Cross Of Santiago‘, of course comes from the beautiful city of Santiago in Northern Spain. The ‘Camino de Santiago’ (or the way of St. James)… Continue reading St Patrick’s Camino
Having spent many’s the Paddy’s Day away from Ireland, I understand how melancholy it can get. We’re lucky really, because regardless of where you are in the world, there’s bound to be a parade and it’s a lovely tribute to the Irish diaspora when other countries celebrate our national day. I’ve been fortunate enough to… Continue reading Happy Saint Patrick’s Day!