Stories from abroad. Alan II – 2/3

Stories from abroad. Alan II – 2/3

FLYING 24 HOURS A WEEK After a while, and with help from my younger sister Hilda, I met a lot of really good people here, checked out flight and other schools. I was amazed at how encouraging people were, and at how many opportunities there were not only to learn to...
Stories from Abroad. Maeve II

Stories from Abroad. Maeve II

BACK IN THE SEA How the weeks fly by.  The days are passing quickly.  I am allowed to move about more.  The permitted travel distance went from 5km, to 20km and to within county borders. I’m happy and thrilled to swim in the sea again.  Dunmoran Beach, on the Atlantic...
Stories from abroad. Alan II-1/3

Stories from abroad. Alan II-1/3

MY DREAM!  Well folks, 32 years ago today I left Ireland’s lovely shores with a green-card in my pocket, 2 big bags in my hands, and big dreams in my head. With a lot of help, a great family & friends, they’ve all come true. Ireland was a great place to grow up,...
Stories from abroad. Maria II

Stories from abroad. Maria II

Although I didn’t think it was relevant to tell you who I am, I would like to let you know the place where I’m staying at the present time: the city of Jeddah. I believe for many of you this is an unknown place to start with, so let’s begin… Jeddah is a port city by...