The Ogham alphabet


One of the most interesting thing I found about the primitive cultures in Ireland, was the alphabet that it is supposed they used for writing. And the history behind, directly related to the Babel Tower. The Ogham, called the “Celit Tree Alphabet”, is an early medieval alphabet used for early irish (around 4 to 6th…

Hibernia


The mighty island of Ireland. With names like Ériu — in Gaeilge Ársa (old irish, paleoirish), the name of the goddess from the Tuatha dé Dannan that takes care of this land —, Erin, Iverni, Éire or Hibernia (as the title of this post). This post withour any order, nor structure, is to paint some…

The Deluge


When talking about myth and History, it is necessary to discuss about the biblical flood: The Deluge. Noah is a recurrent figure on several cultures all around the world, not only in the african-european area, but inside Maya and other mesoamericans cultures, within the american continent too. Not with this name, of course, as Noah…

About the Annals of the Four Masters


When reading materials for my books and looking for documentation to improve context, locations and historical background, I faced a complex question: what do I want to do with History (note the capital h on history). If I have to be strict and adhere to History with no twists or drifts, I may face dead…

A new start


Why I decided to start this website is what I’m trying to explain right now. The why is really important for me, because it has to be with the who, when, where and how around Jon Eldritch. Of course, Jon Eldritch is not my real name, is just a nom de plume (pen name) to…