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NBA Draft 2015 Review -- Boston Celtics

The Boston Celtics surprised everyone last season by being the #8 seed in the Eastern Conference.  However, a quick 4-0 sweep in the first round by the Cleveland Cavaliers brought the Celtics back to earth.   167 more words

Some Random Celts

When I started Ancients Wargaming  40+ years ago, the first army I built was Ancient Britons. I was enamoured of the Chariots and wild infantry, still no doubt influenced by ‘Eagle of the Ninth’ and the Airfix Ancient Britons. 326 more words


On The Nature of Grief 

“One down, two to go.”

It is Hermes that tells me this. Apparently grieving works the same way quitting smoking did for me. It comes in threes. 378 more words


The Story of the Isle of Man

Author: Arthur William Moore

Publisher: General Books LLC (Scanned)

Published: 2012, originally 1902

ISBN: 9781154154152937

Pages: 31


I guess I should start with what I didn’t like and get that out of the way. 267 more words

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Prayer to Branwen to Overcome to Loss of a Loved One

Beautiful Branwen of the gentle heart, goddess of spring, beauty and love, hold me in your embrace tonight, as I silently cry the tears of my loss. 203 more words

Karem Barratt

Palearctic interlude: A Celtic geography

The Discovery of Middle Earth: Mapping the Lost World of the Celts by Graham Robb, WW Norton, New York and London, 387pp.

Graham Robb first conceived of the ancient Celtic map of the world and had an inkling of the mysterious Mediolanum in a cottage on the upper Thames. 564 more words

The Celts: The Construction of a Myth

Author: Malcolm Chapman

Publisher: St. Martin’s Press

Published: 1992

ISBN: 0-333-52088-2

Pages: 342, including 2 Appendices, Notes, Bibliography and an Index. 493 more words

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