Author Archives: susannahsharp

About susannahsharp

I'm pursuing a life-long dream of writing now, something I am really enjoying. My first book should be out by Christmas. I want to blog about all things Irish; offering some book reviews for romantic, not smutty, books; and also things pertaining to reading and writing.

Christmas and Holiday Funny Names

Funny Christmas Names Make for a Holly Jolly Holiday! by Craig L. Foster   This is a special time of year and to celebrate this season; and by scanning census, voting, birth and death records found at FamilySearch and other … Continue reading

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Halloween and Fall-Themed Names

Wickedly Wild Fun with Halloween and Thanksgiving Related Names   By Craig L. Foster What a great time of year. It’s autumn and this is the time of year that Autumn Autumn (of Boonesboro, MD, 2013) probably loves the most. … Continue reading

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Independence Day and Summer Names Are a Blast

Independence Day and Summer Names Are a Blast: Family History Sources for Funny Names and Much More   Craig L. Foster   This week Americans will celebrate Independence Day on the 4th of July. For many, it is not only … Continue reading

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Irish Eyes Are Smiling with St. Paddy’s Day Names: Family History Sources for Funny Names and Much More

Irish Eyes Are Smiling with St. Paddy’s Day Names: Family History Sources for Funny Names and Much More   Craig L. Foster On St. Patrick’s Day everyone is Irish! Race and ethnicity don’t matter as people wear green, eat and … Continue reading

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Where I have been and some news

I know it has been just about 10 months since I blogged and I really feel bad about it.  However, I just went through a period of feeling pretty depressed about my writing and the whole process and I just … Continue reading

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Review for Highland Surrender

Title:        Highland Surrender Author:    Tracy Brogan Length:     369 pages Price:        3.99 currently for the e-book, 6.99 for the paperback.  You can also borrow this book for free if you have a … Continue reading

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Two free kindle downloads

I just wanted to alert you that there are two free downloads available on the kindle today about Ireland.  They look like fun and for the huge cost of nothing, they’re worth getting.  Just so you know, if you don’t … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day, Part 5

After giving it some serious thought, I decided to break away from my planned post today and instead do another set of recipes, this time for a “Full Breakfast” or “Full Irish Breakfast” along with suggestions of how to do … Continue reading

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Review for Master of Paradise

Title:       Master of Paradise Author:  Virginia Henley Length:  About 300 pages Price:     About 4.99 for the e-book General Plot:  Nicholas Peacock should inherit a huge estate and a title in England, but when his father died suddenly, … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day, part 4

It’s recipe Friday again today and for today’s post, I want to share with you the recipes I use for my St. Patrick’s Day meal for my own family, the infamous Corned Beef and cabbage and then Irish Soda Bread. … Continue reading

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