I’ve got all the help I need right now with my pitiful Old Irish, thank you all so much. When I’ve finalised the passage I’ll repost it here.
Old Irish update
Nicola Griffith is an English novelist living in Seattle. Now dual US/UK citizen. Author of Menewood (2023), Spear, Hild, So Lucky, and five other novels, plus a memoir. Two-time winner of the Washington State Book Award; winner of (among others) Nebula, Tiptree, and World Fantasy Awards, the Premio Italia, and six Lambda Literary Award. Runs a personal website, as well as a research blog. Also on Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, and Twitter.