Well. It’s finally happening. As of this coming Friday (August 23, 2019), I will be leaving the USA to start a master’s degree in creative writing at University College Cork in Cork, Ireland.
The first and only time I ever visited Berlin, Germany was one of the worst nights of my life–and it all occurred in my head.
The mystery of its creation is not what drew me to Newgrange, but it is what keeps me aching to return.
(AKA: How not to kill your family in a foreign country)
My next trip to Ireland is looming ever closer with each passing day. While I’ve been to Dublin (specifically) over 5 times now, the family that’s traveling with me on this trip either have never been to Ireland, or the last time they visited…