Category Archives: Things Irish

A Tongue in Cheek History of Ireland


Many of my readers have read my History Made Fun stuff.  I want to travel to Ireland and thought I would do my tongue in cheek Irish History. Why am I writing this?  I’m Jewish, not Irish. According to DNA, … Continue reading

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Southie and St. Patrick’s Day.


I figure I’ve been getting so many hits lately about Southie, because St. Patrick’s Day is tomorrow.  Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I thought a short positive story about Southie might be interesting.  I had an idea for a busing story, … Continue reading

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Reviews of Moriarty The Life and Times…


There are some nice reviews of my book Moriarty, The Life and Times of a Criminal Genius I would like to share.  They humble me, and I want to thank my reviewers.  It also means I did my job.  Now, … Continue reading

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The Lucky Four Leaf Clover: Celtic Christianity at its best


The Lucky Four Leaf Clover: Celtic Christianity at its best.

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A Baseball Team for Eastern Europeans.


Eastern Europe has had a turbulent history.  Constant war, invasion, being part of someone else’s empire etc. Much of how my life goes involves baseball.  Not really a surprise, for those who know me. I thought for a warped moment … Continue reading

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That I Should Rise and You Should Not


That I Should Rise and You Should Not. From my friend Loretto about being an immigrant from Ireland, to the United States.

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Tales from the Irish diaspora


Tales from the Irish diaspora.

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