Bonnie McKernan

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Bonnie McKernan started her career as an advertising executive before making the unconventional switch to copywriting years later. She's lived on three continents and draws from her travels to write historical romantic adventures that, in her words, "blend lighthearted amusement with themes you'll want to chew on."

Recipient, Writer's Digest Mark of Quality award for Cliff of the Ruin.

She also writes about all her favorite places in Ireland at http://bonniemckernan.com.

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Bonnie McKernan One inspiration was my time living in Ireland some time back. My husband was transferred to Dublin with work, so I had a wonderful opportunity to…moreOne inspiration was my time living in Ireland some time back. My husband was transferred to Dublin with work, so I had a wonderful opportunity to explore with my toddler-aged daughter, who turned out to be an excellent traveling buddy. Before long I had seen most of the country a number of times, soaking up many of the stories--folklore and history--surrounding each spectacular site and area. When we'd came across a ruin sitting in a field with no signage (which would happen often), I'd find myself conjuring up my own stories, incorporating what I had learned about Irish folklore and combining it with my love of history. I had been writing for years, but I think that was the start of the idea.(less)
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Slieve League

Cliffs of Slieve League in County Donegal, Ireland


You are looking at the highest sea cliffs in Ireland—among the highest in all of Europe, for that matter. At nearly 2,000 feet, located in a desolate area of County Donegal, Slieve League is nearly three times higher than the much better-known Cliffs of Moher to the south, a fact unknown to many. It takes a good bit of time to reach these cliffs, but the stunning drive through Donegal and on...

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