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April 8, 2018

Liosanna – Irish Fairy Forts

To follow on from the recent post on Irish Ráths, I wanted to include some extra detail on a type …

March 15, 2018

What Do I Put on a Mórrígan Altar?

So, as part of our 6 month Intensive Programme, I answer questions from students who want to know more about the …

March 13, 2018

Irish Folk Magic – Local Cures

A cure of warts is to squeeze the milk out of a weed called the penny leaf. This milk is …

March 13, 2018

What is a Rath?

Yes, I feckin spelled that right. Thank you. Rath, not wrath. Ráth is the Irish term for an archaeological Ringfort, …

March 6, 2018

Irish Paganism Q&A with Lora O’Brien

It’s been suggested a couple of times that I should get on ‘the other side of the interview’, and talk …

February 27, 2018

Interview with Richard Levy – Centre for Pagan Studies

New Pagan Interview Series: I’m talking to people from international Pagan communities about their spiritual path, and the Facebook groups …

February 20, 2018

Wild Camping in Ireland

Ok, so legally, you can’t. Or at least, you can’t in most places. In the Wicklow Mountains National Park, wild …

February 13, 2018

At Caiseal Manannán

A clash of metal rang out over the training grounds, followed by a muffled grunt of exertion, and the wooden …

February 12, 2018

Daily Practice as a Morrigan Priestess

So, as part of our 6 month Intensive Programme, I answer questions from students who want to know more about the …

February 11, 2018

On Irish Ancestry and Being Irish

… This ‘Irish Accent’ shit though. And leprechaun hats and lucky charms and a ‘Brigid Oracle’ machine and ‘Irish Yoga’ …