10 Gorgeous Gaelic Voices

10 Gorgeous Gaelic Voices

This post contains affiliate links. When I was 19, a Gaelic song changed my life forever. I heard “’S Fliuch an Oidhche” by Catherine-Ann MacPhee on the Thistle and Shamrock radio program. My immediate reaction was: What is this language? It’s the most beautiful...
A Nova Scotia Gaelic Milling Frolic

A Nova Scotia Gaelic Milling Frolic

Ever since I wrote a blog post on the “Top Ten Differences between Gaelic in Nova Scotia and Scotland” I’ve been wanting to write a longer post about milling frolics. I gave a brief description of milling frolics in the previous blog post: A milling frolic is a social...
Gaelic in Disney/Pixar’s “Brave”

Gaelic in Disney/Pixar’s “Brave”

As some folks may already know, Celtic Life International magazine — which is based here in Nova Scotia — published my article on the use of Gaelic in Disney/Pixar’s film “Brave” in their Spring 2013 issue:     This article...