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Sailing… Upriver

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Silent Sunday – Boat… and Birds

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Tuesday Tree – Pink Hawthorn – Me Thinks?

This tree is in bloom on the banks of Arklow’s Avoca River. We were lucky to catch it in full bloom, on a sunny May afternoon… which leads to another name… it may well also be known a Mayblossom… apt, … Continue reading

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Flapper Friday – Drops…

The swans are all milling about on the river… well, the juniors and the males. The ladies are hiding away… on their nests in the rush thickets. Soon we’ll see the results of their efforts. Let’s hope we have more … Continue reading

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Friday Flappers – Feeding Frenzy…

Seagulls are a greedy, opportunistic lot. They’ve also long learned that humans love sharing their waste – so, now… when they see a human on the banks of the river they immediately start circling – waiting noisily for a free … 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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Day #4 – 30 Day CC – Blowing Smoke

It’s that time of the month again… the time when I blow loads of smoke and hot air. Now… I have a feeling there will be some of you who suggest I blow smoke and hot air all month long. … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – Splash of ???

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