Irish stories, books, poems, and more

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Inspired by the Battle of Fredericksburg - A Union defeat. In the battle, two Irish Brigades faced off. Read More

Short Story / Humor

April 01, 2017

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How Alesha, a 23 year old beautiful Irish girl, finds happiness despite putting both feet in it Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 17, 2017

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I wanted to write about St Patrick's Day. This is the result. Read More
This is a poem about St. Patrick's Day (originally posted on Facbook 3/9/12); considering green is my favorite color, St. Patrick's Day is my favorite holiday. Read More

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Disclaimer: This is a work of fiction. Any resemblance to personal experience is purely coincidental. I'm sure New Jersey is a lovely place Read More
One of 18 current reviews on Dancing to an Irish Reel's Amazon.com page! Read More
Phoenica Rising (Keeper of Light) Book One. A Celtic, mystical, fantasy, adventure story. Phoenica, a shy, sensitive, intuitive girl with a deep love of nature, moves to the West of Ireland and meets Bromia her estranged Grandmother. With Bromia’s help she discovers the mystical City of Juna, located through the… Read More
Just a bunch of Blarney from an Irish woman's child. Read More

Tags: irish, jokes, blarney

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A Irish pub drinking poem. Read More

Tags: humor, poem, irish, dragon, pub

Life is confusing for seventeen-year-old Billy. Like any good Protestant lad from Ulster, he believes in God...but questions why the Prodestants and Catholics are killing each other in his name. Still a Virgin, he likes the idea of sex-no worries there-but hasn't quite figured out whether he's more attracted to… Read More
This isn't a story about the beauty of a country, the bravery of a man, or the discovery of romance. It's a story about the hopeless. It's a story about the dangers of normalcy and, the finding of worth. Eoin Bayliss is a normal teenager who is searching for the… Read More

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In this episode Andrew goes to a strip club against his will. Read More

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Contest price about holidays.I chose st. Patrick's day obviously.tell me what you think people. I hope you enjoy my piece. Read More
This is a tale of gambling and sports. Maybe even historically accurate, who knows? Read More

Book / Poetry

December 20, 2013

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Romeo Maskey's Endless Journey Beyond is a collection of poems that depicts the writer's every day struggles through the urban civility and materialism to love and tragedies in life and many ways life itself. Finding solace in literary expression through poetic verses, the writer construes his every day tantrums filled… Read More

Poem / Fantasy

July 20, 2013

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"Dream" -Irish Gaelic Read More

Poem / Memoir

June 03, 2013

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it's in irish but it's about childhood memories Read More
This book is about the story of three Irish immigrants that struggle to find a new life in their new home, America. Read More

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Give it up for America's sweethearts, I must confess Read More

Tags: irish

This is the same as the chapter version, with some revisions (mainly to format). This is the full-length version, not in chapter form for those readers out there who didn't want to read it broken up into parts. But this is the story of Aidan and Matt, who are set… Read More

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Aidan and Matt are set up on a date they're hesitant to go on. But they'll discover maybe this time it's right. Read More

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Love is a mystery. It comes out of nowhere like a tornado, and steals your heart. Love can be evil, but it can also be sweet. When love comes, it may leave at any time. It may only last for a few hours. Read More

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The Irish are known for their humor and wit. Having been blessed with several Irish friends, I can attest to this. I love the Irish vernacular and especially Irish slang. This poem is my attempt at Irish humor and loosely based on a joke I once heard. I wrote this… Read More

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I have written a 10,000 word novella, titled “The Dainty”, set in 1969 Detroit; One day in an Irish Pub, and that day is Christmas Eve. The dysfunctional denizens of The Dainty plow through a fierce snowstorm, cocktails, and their personal baggage as Christmas Eve plays out before them. Read More

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Catriona. The Irish form of Catherine. Meaning pure and clean in Greek. But this is anything but what 15 year old Catriona is. For one, she isn't Irish, she's American. Also, she isn't pure at all. She's does everything you wouldn't want her to do. Peircings almost everywhere on her… Read More
As I walked round the corner of the lane, the overcast grey clouds that had been threatening to spill rain for the past few hours started rolling in. Great. Just perfect. I sighed. It was going to rain. I walked onto the beach, taking a shortcut that I often use.… Read More

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Is a story about how a certain mythical creature came to be hope you like it! Read More
To some adults and most kids they believe in fairies but, some are skeptical about the existence of the fairy-folk. The history of Ireland is so ingrained with the legends and history of the fairy-folk they believe and quite offended see them running about the town or forests. Which in… Read More
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