Category Archives: New Beginnings

09.17.16: Northglenn Pirate Festival

09.16.15: Northglenn Pirate Fest and Ball

Friday, 16 September 2016Northglenn, Denver, Colorado Early to rise, running late, the adventuring duo – Sir Thomas Oisin Leaf and Cian the Prince of Endurance headed out to prepare for their first festival to vend together without Lady Etain. Packing up the trailer with merchandise, Prince Cian playing with Evie during the morning while Daddy […]

09.15.16: Forms, Painting, Potty Training

Thursday, 15 September 2016Denver, Colorado Prince Cian awoke at 9 am saying “Good Morning Daddy!” all excited for the new day. First off, he wanted to watch Team Umizoomi, his all time favorite cartoon. Nestled in his new home, he was sad to see the baby Princess Evie head off to daycare but happy to […]

01.05.16 Buried in the snow

Tuesday, 5 January 2016White Salmon, Washington Sir Thomas awoke pondering reality and the mistakes he made with planning for winter and survival. He found California relatively miserable as a work place and was so excited to get back to the Pacific Northwest, he didn’t calculate how snow, winter weather, and work opportunities would affect sustainability […]

08.23.14: Sacred Alchemy Festival

Coming Soon: Photos and tales of Sacred Alchemy. Expected publication date – by mid September.

12.12.13: Northern Ireland

Coming Soon! Ballycastle Harbour The Bay CafĂ©, Ballycastle, Northern Ireland. 12.12.13: Northern Ireland Coastal Route Village of Bushmills Bushmills Distillery. wouldn’t let us in since we had a baby. Dunseverick Castle Dunluce Castle Coolranny Oisin’s Grave Cushendall. John Hewitt’s Memorial Marker. Tiveragh Hill. Cushendun Northern Ireland Ballygally

2012: Rites of Passage, Transitions, A New Era

After quitting my job in April 2011 for a trek around the world – flying from Denver to L.A., visiting family, then off to Australia making new extended family, road trip around with new extended brother Bluey – Canberra, Snowy Mountains, Melbourne, the amazing Queensland and New South Wales coast, living in Brisbane becoming a […]

Chronicles: 08/16/12

Chronicles: 08/16/12, a set on Flickr. Via Flickr: Follow the Chronicles of Sir Thomas Rhymer Oisin Leaf McGowan on August 16, 2012 as he explores Loughcrew passage tomb’s rock art, and tromps in the rain atop the Hill of Uisneach in counties Meath and westmeath of Ireland. The tales will be published late September here: […]