What is a herd? I had not given this much thought till I found myself required to be silent and observe a herd of eight horses for twenty minutes. Before this assignment, I had been given a general introduction to… [more]

Hillary’s Hydrangeas

Croagh Patrick marks County Mayo as the storied Ben Bulben does County Sligo. Coming home from Louisburgh on the Coast Road the perspective on the holy mountain is entirely different than if you were returning from Leenaune and seeing the… [more]