What a difference a few years can make. Three years ago you may recall, I posted a letter written by my brother, just a couple of weeks before the referendum here in Ireland on gay marriage. It was a difficult letter to read, but near the end it continued… “AND THEN LOVE ARRIVED. NEVER in … More At last!
This is more an update than a post. You might think I share a lot here on my blog, but I bet you didn’t know I’m off to a wedding tomorrow. Or that it is a plane ride away? Or that I am having a complete breakdown. It’s 11pm, I’ve just checked in, booked a … More You don’t know everything about me.
It is three days since my brother got married. Three days since, for the first time in a lifetime, my whole family gathered together. My mom, sisters and brothers, grandchildren and partners. A motley crew. Yet we all knew that it was not truly everyone who was present. A very significant person was missing on … More Gone but never forgotten.