Literature and Verse

Composed in the Bronze Age of fragments from earlier ages then sung in praise of the Iron age war lords and chieftains down to the age of Elizabeth the Ancient Irish Tradition gave form and music to the musings of Monks and Pub Worldly students alike.  It's greatest keepers were the peasants who shielded themselves from the hard world with its eternal truths and intoxicating escapes to other lands and peoples.  Now...  I  have  continued its journey to Cyberspace. Take it up and give it life.
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Directory of Literature and Verse 

The Ancient Tales The Monastic Tale Ancient Lore and Sayings Other Irish Treasures

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Tales of Celtic Ireland 

The Book of Invasions: The Conquest of the Sons of Mil 

To The Sons of Mil

The Mythological Cycle: The Second Battle of Mag Tured (Moytura) 
To Battle! 

The Ulster Cycle: Bricriu's Feast To the Feast! 

The Boyhood Deeds of Cu Chulainn To Cu Chulain!!! 

The Tain: How the Bulls were Begotten The Bulls! 

The Fenian Cycle: The Prusuit of Diarmuid and Grainne 

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To the Pursuit

Diarmuid and Grainne Part 2 Doire Da Both 
To the Wattled House!

Diarmuid and Grainne Part3 The three Kings of Wight 
To the feats and the kings!

Diarmuid and Grainne Part4 The Hounds and Deidriu of Dub Sliab 
To the Hounds

Diarmuid and Grainne Part 5 The Quicken Tree 
To Searban Lochlannach!and his berries!

Diarmuid and Grainne Part 6 The Chess Game 
To the Chess Game!

Diarmuid and Grainne Part 7 The King of Alba 
To the King of Alba

Diarmuid and Grainne Part 8 The Boar of Ben Gulban 
To the Death of Diarmuid

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The Monastic Tradition

Suibne Geilt-Mad Sweeney 
Suibne and Eorann To the Madman!

The Saint's Tales

Verses and tales of Patrick 

Tales of Briget 

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Other Essential Ancient Works:

Traditional tales- short five minute tales from all dimensions of the Irish story telling tradition-Just right for family gatherings and events to
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Three for me three for you 

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Don't Run till you have read Some Ranns! 

It Is Said that the Irish Culture possesses great knowledge?!?Click here for the"Proverbial" Knowledge of Ireland 

Let Us All Pray....!Traditional Irish Prayers 

So the Cat's got your tongue?-Click here for something to Say! 

I'll swear to it!!!Take me to Celtic Curses click here 

To be in good Humour Clikit here for Jokes

Other Irish Treasures!

The Folk Poets of Ulster To Ulster Poets

For Miles (Flann O'Brien) of Irish Wit click here! 


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