I Love Celtic Music, Culture and Lore

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    An Interesting Discovery In Mythology And Linquistics

    I have often wondered about the Courtship of Emer from Irish mythology-- specifically about why Emer's father, Forgall, was so set against his daughter marrying Cu Chulainn.  I mean, the boy was the favorite adopted son of the High King of the Ulster, was described as being...
    WildMagic WildMagic
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 22, 2011

    Stupid Easter Bunny...

    I would not dare ask "What's wrong with corporate America?" because the answer would be far to long and varied.  There are roughly 48,000,000 things wrong with corporate America, but I would like to focus on one particular thing that is truly irking me at the...
    WildMagic WildMagic
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Nov 6, 2009

    My Friends Think It's Weird

    I do too, kinda. I've never left the USA, never met anyone who's lived the culture, and yet I love this stuff! Celtic music isn't exactly a common sound in a Los Angeles dorm room, and I often had people poking their heads through my door asking me "What the hell are you...
    KaBe22 KaBe22
    18-21, F
    3 Responses May 15, 2010

    Ahhhhh

    Oh, the sound of a violin, the fields of bluebells, the ancient crumbling stones. It feels like awe and mystery and going home - all at once. The fog over the green hills; a castle peeking out in the distance. You know when the vikings and celts got together they became the Irish...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine
    31-35, M
    5 Responses Aug 12, 2009
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