I’d written about the Greek and Roman gods before, so I thought while I was in Ireland I would focus on the myths of my Irish ancestors. And yet all I seem to want to write about since I got here in September is where I come from: Texas.
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.