Joan MacDonald

Articles by Joan MacDonald:

Lochrin Belle

The very name is enchanting.

Think canal boats…the carefully refurbished Lochrin Belle.

Think canals…the peaceful, undulating Union Canal.

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Mo Mhathair

It was the caption on the Mother’s Day card that prompted my reflections. Underneath the picture of a petulant, pouting little girl with pert bunches, it read,

“By the time you realise your mother was right, you’ve got a daughter who thinks you’re wrong”.

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