Parade Routes, Pub Fires and Banshees

My maternal great-grandparents were born in Dublin, Ireland. So the amount of Irish blood I can claim to be coursing through my veins is perhaps best described as negligible. My first name, Deegan however, is an Anglicized form of the Old Gaelic O’Duibhginn.  I figure these two assets give me just enough Irish background toContinue reading “Parade Routes, Pub Fires and Banshees”