Carolyn Moore

Stone monuments: amongst the sheep, pheasants, and the mud

Since coming to Ireland, we've been trying to visit as many places of historical interest as possible. The idea is, since the trip is educational for the kids, we need to pack in as much history as possible.

Running on the Bog Road

I meet my nemesis in the mornings on the Bog Road. I don't know where exactly I'll find her, but I know she'll be there. She's there every morning: she never misses a day.

Note to self: Irish culture is sectarian

Carolyn Moore Special to the News Strabane, Ireland I've always been fascinated by Irish culture. As a little girl, I read books about Irish fairy tales, myths and legends, tried to grasp the differences between leprechauns, pixies, and elves.