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!
Today my brother wrote me a letter. He did so because he had read a hate filled post online, related to the upcoming gay marriage referendum. For awhile he was upset and mad, before realising that was not the person he was. Instead he put pen to paper in a piece he titled ‘This is … More This is my life.
Imagine giving birth to two children, two brothers. You fall in love with them, nourish and care for them. They are both so very precious to you. However the country which you call home says, that those two babies, your two sons, are not equal. They are not given equal rights as Irish citizens, because … More In Ireland we are not all born equal.