J.P. SEXTON

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The worst thing about some men is that when they are not drunk they are sober.

William Butler Yeats

The Big Yank

Memoir of a Boy Growing Up Irish

In this fast paced, riveting memoir, we share the trials and tribulations of a young boy growing up in rural Ireland. The author, J.P. Sexton, embodies Darwin’s theory – “Survival of the Fittest.”

We are all born mad. Some remain so.

Samuel Beckett

Latest Blog Posts

Summer Festivals in Ireland ( and Spain).

Last month I promised to write an article about the various festivals which take place all over Ireland from late Spring through late summer. Mind you, this is neither an exhaustive nor complete list. For such a small island, Ireland is bustling with entertainment at...

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Reporting on Irish Festivals in the U.S. and Ireland

When I first created this blog, I decided that in addition to interviewing writers, musicians, actors, painters and other artists focused on Irish themes, that I would also report on Irish Festivals. I have discovered that Celtic festivals in the U.S. are usually...

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Interview with Irish American Author – Mark Rickerby

The prolific author, Mark Rickerby, discusses his contribution to the “Chicken Soup for the Soul” series and his collaboration with J.P. Sexton (Donegal) and Greg McVicker (Belfast) in their newly released book; “Four Green Fields, Wild Irish Banter & Stories, Shenanigans and Poetry.”

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