In January this year I suddenly began feeling a strange pain in my side. Over a few days it got worse and worse until I was seriously struggling to breathe. After calling St. Vincent’s hospital I was told to report to the Emergency Department that night. My mother sobbed as…

Since I’ve been able to speak, there is one conversation that has endured, perhaps with less variation or progress than any other. That is the “Irish Question”. Many Irish people are stuck in this awkward dance of trying to say it would be nice if we spoke more Gaeilge, but…


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