Hey readers, friends, and peekaboo Sallies, I have been inspired to do something incredibly stupid and #REBRAND! The Haunted Coconut was a writing pseudonym I enjoyed using for a handful of years, but I was […]
Shout out to my friends and family in America who still think that Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland are all one country, and part of the UK. America has its own shitshow of problems, so it isn’t surprising that so many Americans have no idea what is going not with Ireland and Brexit. It’s okay. I’ll explain it in terms that can make this accessible to most anyone. Let’s start with the basics:
One Island, Two Countries
Ireland is a single island, but it is comprised of two separate countries: The Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.