Looking for something special for the inside of your Valentine's Day card? Look no further. These Irish poems and songs could inspire anyone.
Allegedly his last words were “Sister, may all your sons be bishops.” Apocryphal or not, that story, unjustly, sums up the life of the writer.
Legendary Irish novelist Brendan Behan born on this day in Dublin in 1923. Here are some of his best and most wise quotes.
The House of Memory: Reflections On Youth and War by John Freely & This Is the Ritual by Rob Doyle.
Celebrating the novelist's birthday and his own love of the Irish audiences and beautiful surroundings.
In ‘An Affair With My Mother,' Caitriona Palmer tells how her mother was afraid someone would find out about her.
Reviews: 1916, 100 Years of Irish Independence by Tim Pat Coogan and The Soul Exceeds Its Circumstances, The Later Poetry of Seamus Heaney edited by Eugene O’Brien.
Remembering the words and quotes of Irish writer James Joyce, whose life itself would make for a fascinating book. There is much about the author unknown to even his most ardent fans.
If St. Patrick’s Day gallivanting isn’t really your thing, crack open one of these Irish books instead.
A look into Emily Dickinson's fascinating Irish connection: her maid, Margaret Maher.
Ryanair asks wheelchair user to walk up stairs, leaves her crying at the gate
Healthy Viscount cookie recipe for Chocolate Mint Day
Maura Murray: Still missing after 13 long years
Denzel Washington on drinking Guinness and acting with Colin Farrell
In brutal crime, Irish woman murdered her fiancé police say
There’s a new Irish whiskey coming from the owners of Guinness
My great-aunt, the bootlegging Irish nun in Prohibition America
St. Patrick's Day during Lent: Can Irish Catholics eat meat and be merry?
Are these the world's wackiest St. Patrick's Day celebrations?
Eight ways not to ask for directions in Ireland