Friday 19th September 2014
Generation Emigration

www.irishtimes.com

Guns: Enough to make you want to go home Do I want my children growing up in a country where school doors are locked in fear of a massacre, asks Carole Coleman
Drawing from a child’s experience The move to a new country is hard for all and from a child's perspective the wrench from home to new schools, languages and friends can be particularly difficult - but there are ways to smooth the transition, writes Ciara Kenny.
From one island to another Vera Keogh left Ireland for Canada with her family this summer, and is enjoying every minute of her emigrant life so far, despite the difficult goodbyes.