The Fairies of Lough Sheelin

When my two daughters were young, we lived in the hills near the Arigna mountains and one our favourite pastimes was to search for Fairies, Elves, Goblins and other woodland beings in the neighbouring forests and around Lough Arrow and Lough Key. The girls loved it and having very active imaginations we could find evidence … Continue reading The Fairies of Lough Sheelin

Pride

Went to see the film "Pride" yesterday. Probably the best I've seen this year, about a small group of Lesbians and Gay men who raised funds to support a mining community in the village of Onllwyn in Wales during the strike of 1984. I had a strong interest in the story as my brother and … Continue reading Pride