One of mo Chaisearbháin’s favorite things to say is “whatever is happening now, everything will be completely different in six months”, and I am always surprised at how right she is.
We just heard a few days ago that I’ve been short-listed for a position in Ireland and need to go for an interview – which means that this time next week I will be in Fodla’s sacred Isle! Suddenly we’ve gone from wondering how we’ll eat come September to how we will move everything overseas by the end of August. It’s a problem that brings me untold joy.
Gaelic immersion, endless manuscripts and up to two or more years of research … Di immortales, what bliss!