Tag Archives: Árainn

An Lá Foirfe, II

All day…at every turn….the vision I cultivated during the week manifested over and over again in real time. It took Read More →

An Lá Foirfe, I

The first day of my solo adventure was the absolute perfect weather day. Skies were beautiful blue with white, puffy Read More →

Oilithreacht

The structure of the five day Celtic Spirituality retreat allowed gracious time to explore solo. Our group spent quality time Read More →

An Gaoth Fiáin

The final walk up to Dún Aonghusa was with four friends from the retreat. It was late at night and Read More →

Maidin ag Dún Aonghusa

For several days, sunrise at the fort was my goal but I never seemed to be up before the dawn. Read More →

Beannachtaí

The pilgrimage to Árainn or Inis Mor, Ireland brought such deep contemplation and expansion for me. The stories I could Read More →

Tairseachas

While singing during the morning session of the Celtic spirituality retreat I went into meditation and saw myself wearing a Read More →

An Fharraige

Before breakfast I walked to the Sea. It was just out the guesthouse and down the hill past the cemetery Read More →

An Capall Bán

“My soul was an old horse Offered for sale in twenty fairs….. — But this evening, halter off, Never again Read More →

Oíche ag Dún Aonghusa

I summon to the winding ancient stair;    Set all your mind upon the steep ascent,    Upon the broken, crumbling battlement, Read More →