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BOOOOO… Whoooo… HoOoOo!!

Ireland’s most haunted place? So they say! Loftus Hall, on the Hook Peninsula, is fast becoming an attraction of note. We only had a few minutes to snap away while on our whistle-stop peninsula trip but there are already plans … Continue reading

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Happy Spook’s Day!

Yep… may the ghouls not eat you raw… may they at least do you somewhere between rare and medium… otherwise it may be a tad messy! Then… on the other-hand… the banshees and underworld ladies of the night may like … Continue reading

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Transmogrify?

I often joke that the occupants of a small family saloon live in the thing that others describe as my head. Usually the modern family saloon seats at least four people comfortably but my cranium car often has one or … Continue reading

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Opposites – Colour?

WordPress Ben sets demanding challenges. No… he actually sets fun challenges. You see… there you have it… demanding or fun? Opposites. Your interpretation is as accurate as mine… even if we’re going for total opposites! At first I was gonna … Continue reading

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Lascivious Little Larry Lep Loves Luscious Lady Lucy

Larry sat, precariously balanced at the very tip of the old oak’s highest branch. He’d reversed his jacket, changing the colour from bright red to dappled green… to make himself almost invisible. Only the tufts of bushy eyebrows flashed coppery … Continue reading

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The Balance of the Future?

It was a toss-up between finding balance or thinking about the future. I don’t really want to dwell too much on the immediate future. It’s almost a year that I’ve been unemployed so if I wanted to be brutally honest… … Continue reading

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Place of the Lost Souls??

‘Tis the silly season again… spooks roam free, banshees and ghouls meander about in the undergrowth… looking for unsuspecting fools who wonder around without their garlic tipped stakes… aaaah, all in the name of good clean fun, or commercialism? Oh … Continue reading

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EERIE – WPhotoC

EERIE… I love the word. How many 5 letter words do you know which contain 4 vowels… 3 of them being “E’s”? Eeeasy on the ear? Less easy on the imagination. The banshees, trolls and witches… they’re all the rage … Continue reading

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