Those Nosy News Reporters

I love them! Were it not for a nosy news reporter, I would know far less about my maternal 3rd-Great-Grandmother than I do.

Luckily for me, she knew Abraham Lincoln.

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An Irish Tale of…

I’m a little late for St. Patrick’s Day but I have a little Irish tale of beginnings and endings.

Once upon a time, there lived an O’Neill named Thomas and his son Owen. The two men hailed from County Clare but, alas, life on the bonny Isle of Eire was not good. Potato blight and famine cursed the land.

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