Irish Talent at The Oscars

Well, it was a great day for the Irish at the Oscars evn if it didn’t work out quite as planned. Brooklyn‘s Saoirse Ronan didn’t win Best Actress, but won the red carpet with her distinctly Irish-coloured Calvin Klein sequined dress.   I thought perhaps she couldn’t make up her mind about the jewellery and […]

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As soon as you have recovered from the shock of Leonardo DiCaprio’s Oscar win on Sunday night, you can start preparing your posts for The Begorrathon. Reading Ireland Month begins on Monday, February 29th. Take a leap with us. Bookmark the link above to post your Irish-themed stories. The link goes live at 9:00 am […]

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Just a quick announcement about The Begorrathon 2016. Once again I will be teaming up with Cathy of 746 Books to co-host READING IRELAND MONTH 2016, celebrating Irish books, films, music, TV, travel, culture, and whatever you’re having yourself. There will be reviews, articles, interviews, and giveaways every day in March. All bloggers are invited […]

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The Lobster (trailer)

The Kerry landscape is looking very pretty in the trailer for Colin Farrell’s new film, the surreal, dark comedy The Lobster. Farrell plays a chump of a divorced man who goes to a resort with other romantic losers, including Rachel Weisz, John C. Reilly, and Michael Smiley. If Farrell can’t find a partner by the […]

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