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.
Nicola Griffith is an English novelist living in Seattle. Now dual US/UK citizen. Author of Hild, five other novels, and a memoir. Winner of the Washington State Book Award, the Nebula, Tiptree, World Fantasy, six Lambda Literary Awards, and others. Runs a personal website, as well as a research blog. Also on Facebook, Goodreads, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest, YouTube, and Twitter.