Grace O'Malley

Grace O’Malley – The Sea Queen

This was a notorious woman in all the coasts of Ireland. Grace O’Malley was born into the Uí Mháille, seafaring people on the west coast of Ireland. Their clan motto was terra marique potens (powerful by land and sea). Grace’s mother was Margaret, daughter of Conchobhar Og Mac Conchobhair, mic Maoilseachlain O’Malley, of the sept of [read more]

The Royal Women

The Romanoffs Episode 1 & 2 Review

The Romanoffs is described as “A contemporary anthology series set around the globe featuring eight separate stories about people who believe themselves to be descendants of the Russian royal family.” I recently watched the first and second episode of this new series. The first episode focusses on an elderly racist woman who is confronted with [read more]