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These are some of my favorite websites including my favorite anti-folklore site--Urban Legends, the site that refutes the "forward this and Bill Gates will send you money" hoaxes and fake virus threats. And for Irish music while at your computer, tune into LiveIreland, from Temple Bar in Dublin.



Search Engines and Informational Sites

"Daltai" means "students" in Irish and it is the top Irish-language learning sites in the US. For the serious student or the merely curious, Daltai is the place to start.

When you get an e-mail that sounds too good to be true, hear a story that seems way too wild or are unsure of a new virus threat, check it out here first!


For "the best Ireland has to offer", tune into this internet radio station! Choose between contemporary or traditional channels, view various webcams from Dublin and join in the chatroom with people from around the world.


A vast archive of "story bones" and basic tales as well as a greeting card shop for the lover of tales!


To forget our history is to lose ourselves. I volunteer at the Ohio Historical Center's Ohio Village, where the past comes alive.Please check it out and consider joining today!

A great resource for all things concerning storytelling and the link to storytellers throughout the USA."Bringing together and nurturing individuals and organizations that use the power of storytelling in all its forms."

A German photographer with a true love of Ireland. See it in her landscapes, but don't stop there. You'll find more Irish pictures throughout her website. I have several of her works in my own home.

Poulnabrone Dolman in the Burren



August 3, 4 and 5, 2012. Come out for one of the best Irish festivals this side of the Atlantic! Celebrating 25 years of being "like Ireland, only smaller"!


The Ohio Order for the Preservation of Storytelling--a great group with a great annual conference in Mount Vernon, Ohio.