Updated January 1: The Year in Review: Gabriel Byrne in 2011

Updated January 1, 2012! I added a few pictures that I had forgotten about and also some credits, so if you have watched it already, you might want to give it another viewing. There is a bit more music this time around, too (more pictures and more music–always a good […]

Happy New Year from Byrneholics!

All the best to you in 2012! A set of New Year’s wallpapers is now available in the Flickr stream. Here is a sample. Enjoy! And, as usual, we have big plans for the Byrneholics website this coming year. Work on the Gallery continues, some new widgets will be available […]

A Special Holiday Present – Updated Dec 28!

Updated December 28 This is the perfect holiday present!  The music is amazing, the readings are great, and the sense of camaraderie, fellowship, and just plain fun is fantastic! Here is Gabriel Byrne reading the W. B. Yeats poem “Down By The Salley Gardens,” with Martin Hayes on the fiddle: […]

Happy Holidays from Byrneholics Online!

Here is the official 2011 Byrneholics Holiday Season wallpaper for spiffing up your desktop and getting yourself into the best holiday mood in the world! With all good wishes for a great holiday season and as much merry-making as you can stand. PS. The End of Days Mega Movie Page […]

The Fallen Angel

Milton got it right, even though he did not intend to do so. Paradise Lost is interesting, as a story and as a poem, while Satan is in the spotlight. As Harold Bloom noted, Milton saw in Satan all his own “best qualities.” God’s fallen angel is an “heroic vitalist” […]