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Akron Irish: Selkie Selfie

Akron Irish: Selkie Selfie by Lisa O’Rourke “Hey, I am thinking about writing about Selkies this month, you know with

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Akron Irish: The Docs

Akron Irish: The Docs by Lisa O’Rourke The Saw Doctors. This is a band that is very hard for me

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Akron Irish: Life is an Island

Akron Irish: Life is an Island By Lisa O’Rourke  For the last few years, the Blasket Islands have advertised for

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Northern Exposure: Akron Irish

  Akron Irish: Northern Exposure By Lisa O’Rourke This happens to everyone; you run into someone you haven’t seen in

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Akron Irish: Dancing in the Moonlight Phil Lynott and Thin Lizzy

  Akron Irish: Dancing in the Moonlight By Lisa O’Rourke The first time that I heard a Thin Lizzy song,

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Akron Irish: Packing? Is There a COVID Light?

Akron Irish: Packing? By Lisa O’Rourke Oh, the plans that we have made about the places that we will go!

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The Big Fella ~ Michael Collins

Akron Irish: The Big Fella by Lisa O’Rourke The image is iconic, a large tweedy guy, almost too big looking

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Pandemonium: Akron Irish

Akron Irish: Pandemonium By Lisa O’Rourke Dear Reader, I would love to tell you that these articles are written months

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Dunne’s Street Girls

Akron Irish: Dunne’s Store Girls by Lisa O’Rourke Our collective “annus horribilis” has now just passed, and from this position,

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Akron Irish: Lá an Dreolín (Wren Day)

Akron Irish: Lá an Dreolín (Wren Day) By Lisa O’Rourke Men were marching down the main street in a small

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Akron Irish: Witness: The Bravest Man I Ever Met

Akron Irish: Witness By Lisa O’Rourke Being a witness is a curious thing. It means more than just seeing. It

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