Confessions of an Irish Parent

Being a parent mustn’t be easy. From the time a child is brought into the world they are the sole responsibility of their parents until they flock the nest; and these days, that usually doesn’t…

German Democratic Republic - Photo Credit Marc Ben Fatma (Flickr)

The last cry of the German Democratic Republic

Two minutes before midnight on the 2nd of October 1990 Sarah Klier was born. Exact two minutes before the German Democratic Republic ended in the German reunification between West and East Germany. She is possibly…