Faery Dream – Irish Poem On The Little People

Rebel Voice is delighted to bring you this new piece of verse from our resident poet, A.D. It tells the tale of a man who has a vivid dream of an encounter with the Faery Folk of Ireland. However, he is left wondering if indeed it was a dream or did it really happen. With […]

Tír Na Óg – Irish Mythology

Ronnie Drew had one of the most recognizable voices in Ireland. Whether speaking or singing, his Dublin drawl delighted audiences across the world and none more so than those at home in Ireland. In this audio, Ronnie narrates the tale of Tír na nÓg, the Land of Youth. This wondrous place was said to be […]

Deidre Of The Sorrows – Irish Myth

In this narration, the lovable rogue, Ronnie Drew, takes us through the beautiful and haunting story of Deidre of the Sorrows. This is another one the most popular tales to be found in ancient Irish mythology. – If you enjoyed this, please share –

The Song of Wandering Aengus

The Song of Wandering Aengus I went out to the hazel wood, Because a fire was in my head, And cut and peeled a hazel wand, And hooked a berry to a thread; And when white moths were on the wing, And moth-like stars were flickering out, I dropped the berry in a stream And […]

Darshan

Poem   Darshan   A tender silence enfolds the scene Of ironing board and tea, And mumbling traffic carries lives Many miles from me.   So damn close, Yet still, Apart, She presses to the seams.   I sit incensed with memory And aching, Scented dreams. A.D.

The Wedding

                           The Wedding   The sheltered grassy haven, encircled by a stream, Caught memories of old, now held in time, Where Elfin folk would play, would dance, their music of a dream, The storied sounds now cast upon a rhyme.   Summer smiles upon her lot and welcomes down the sun, To warm the hearts, […]