The Lake School in Koroit goes online in 2021. Enrol for classes in fiddle, whistle, pipes, harp, flute, guitar, ukulele, bodhran, singing, dancing, Paddy Fitzgerald’s Irish Music Class, Irish session tunes, cello, poetry. PLUS special events – Paddy Fitzgerald’s CD launch, Mark and Lisa McDonnell’s Slow Session, Tutors Concert, Blackboard Concert, Spud Poets Night, Stars on The …
Finally, I gently clasp the dragonfly’s wings
and release it at the backdoor to fly away.
Was it a lost soul of a relative
From long ago looking for our prayers?
Much has been written about the decline of the Irish language in the last 400 years…In this short piece, I’ll argue that Irish English is also under threat.
Anders Ahlqvist argued that the Celts had an effect on the English language, an opinion not shared by others.
Barney’s personal abilities, charm, compassion and wit have impacted all of us who knew him
the opportunity to learn, to improve and to speak the Irish language in the most congenial of surroundings, with the most dedicated teachers.
The year 2018 has been deemed Bliain na Gaeilge, (Irish Language Year).
‘Thought I’d come for one year but I’ve made life long friends’
J.M.Synge and Travel Writing will send its readers back to the work being discussed with renewed interest.
Irish opens the door to an extraordinary world