15Dec Séamus Ahearne: A disappointed Déise man, Edna O’Brien, Indi and more…

Portraits of the Artist……

Sporting Heroes:

It is a sad and sobering morning. Clashmore-man Tadgh de Búrca is seeing the medics. Some of us – as Waterford dreamers, can delude ourselves, that if he hadn’t been injured; we might … Read the rest

15Dec Brendan Hoban: Reopening churches is not the wisest move…

Reopening churches is not the wisest move      

Western People 8.12.2020

As I write I’m aware that those who read these words will know if Mayo will be playing in the All-Ireland final on Sunday week, the last Sunday before Christmas. … Read the rest

15Dec Tuesday in the 2nd Week of Advent

The infant Christ recalls our basic humanity as created by God. He requires of his followers to give each person a chance to be truly who he or she is, respecting them as God's image as truly as we ourselves are...