A Fine Green Thread

A Fine Green Thread

MARCH 15, 2019 By: Sean Gill IN 1880, MY GREAT-GRANDMOTHER Mary was born in County Cork, Ireland. Or perhaps it was Cook County, Illinois. Though her parents’ birthplace was indeed Ireland, she offered conflicting accounts about her own, and it’s more than possible...
An Irish Blessing for 2019

An Irish Blessing for 2019

May the wind be always at your back and of insufficient speed to require creation of a Category 6. May the gerrymander in which your home lies be amenable to your interests. May the beefs of your generation’s rappers be diverting. If you’re ever filmed in a public...