Tag Archives: Ireland

Seamus Heaney’s Home Place

Earlier this summer, I had the pleasure of visiting a small museum dedicated to Seamus Heaney.  Located in Bellaghy in Ulster, “home” place is exactly the right term for this very special place.  Museums don’t have to be large to … Continue reading

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Photos from Ireland

Finally got my photos up on Flickr.  Here’s one (blooms in the hedgerows on the south coast).  I added one as my header (Lismore Castle across their gardens).  The rest are at http://www.flickr.com/photos/soulesa

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Getting Back in Gear

Have you ever noticed that after a time away from work, you seem to have more catchup to do than the amount of time you’ve been gone?  After my trip to Ireland, I had quite a bit of catchup to … Continue reading

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Getting Back in Gear

Have you ever noticed that after a time away from work, you seem to have more catchup to do than the amount of time you’ve been gone?  After my trip to Ireland, I had quite a bit of catchup to … Continue reading

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Ireland, weather, and green

A wonderful and restful week.  I rented a car and visited Birr, Killarney, and Tramore (near Waterford).  I stayed two days in each place, which enabled me to alternate a driving day with a sightseeing day.  The weather continued to … Continue reading

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