Category Archives: #Ireland

Thursday Thought – Bored… or Not?

So… how is the isolation game going where you are? Still having fun? Still thinking up new games to amuse yourself… and those incarcerated with you? From my point of view… I have some fun to offer you! It is … Continue reading

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Day 28 – Teacher Says… Weekend Homework!

What was one of the first things teacher would say when you got back to school after the holidays? Yes… it usually went something like this… “Now class… it’s so good to see you’ve all returned safely – so, why … Continue reading

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Day 25 – Fleeing Cabin Fever – Already?

Think of it this way – you’re stranded… either on a remote island (on your own) or on a lonely, forsaken headland with a motley collection of rouges and vagabonds. Pretty picture. Now, think of the blessing of being allowed … Continue reading

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Day 24 – In Search of Ethereal Perfection – Wildflower Wednesday

Social distancing – avoiding others – not going where the others are going. As you know, these last few weeks have seen almost all indoor gatherings and outdoor sports events cancelled. However – people have the desire for the outdoors … Continue reading

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Day 23 – Tuesday Tree Challenge

Right… I have given this one some serious thought… and come to the conclusion that we need a bit of art in our lives. However… just before you begin telling me you can’t hold a pencil or draw a straight … Continue reading

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Day 21 – Sharing a Silent Isolation Toast – CHEERS!

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Day 20 of the 30 DCC – When Life Imitates Fiction – Horror Stories

Below is a comment I placed on a fellow Irish blog. It seems Max Power writes horror fiction so the whole global threat we’re living under fits into his thinking sphere. Well, let me correct that – at this point … Continue reading

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Day 18 – In Adversity…

Look at today’s photo… look again. Aha… so, there’s the faintest smear of a rainbow there… if you look hard enough. To me, that is a reminder that even at the height of our troubles we may just glimpse beauty… … Continue reading

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