Tag Archives: Bull Island

Continue the Quest!

I have a feeling I’ll continue questing a little longer this week. I mean… as I mentioned the other day… my dreams fuel my quests. Or, was that my quests fuel my dreams? Both! Today’s photo really fits. It always … Continue reading

Posted in #Dublin, #Ireland, Factual Opinion, Family & Life, Local Curiosity, Local Places, Photography, Travel, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

EDGE!

“It added visual tension where none existed, and structure to a shot that desperately needed some.” Ben’s words… extracted from this week’s challenge. My photo for today’s challenge happened in a fraction of a second. It was taken through the … Continue reading

Posted in #Dublin, #Ireland, Factual Opinion, Photography, Sport, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Morning… Hasn’t Broken!

No… it’s still fixed! Well, at least so it seems. Last time I looked it rolled around as it has been doing for as long as our kind has been around… and then some! However, here in Ireland the morning … Continue reading

Posted in #Dublin, #Ireland, Boating, Family & Life, Local Curiosity, Photography, Reflections, Seasons, Travel, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 33 Comments

Dublin Alphabet – N for North Bull Island

A place of solitude. A place of action. A place where one can lose the cares of the world for a few hours while discovering new things. New butterfly species to add to the list… now moths and maybe even … Continue reading

Posted in #Dublin, #Ireland, Factual Opinion, Family & Life, Local Curiosity, Photography, Seasons, The Birds and the Bees, Travel, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Creative

I’ll tell  what… Ailsa really got me going with this challenge. I was doing a bit of outdoor investigation when a thought struck after I spotted this fantastic work in progress. Find parking nearby to get closer for a few photos. … Continue reading

Posted in #Dublin, #Ireland, Art, Daily Photo's and Chit-chat, Factual Opinion, Local Curiosity, Local Places, Photography, Sport, Travel, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Friday Fact – Little Egret

Sometimes wildlife tales aren’t all doom and gloom. The Little Egret is now becoming a more regular sight in Ireland. Here’s an extract from Bird Watch Ireland’s site… Little Egret – Egretta garzetta Status: Resident along coasts and rivers throughout Ireland, … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Photo's and Chit-chat, The Birds and the Bees | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Framed!

This week Ailsa asks us to put things in perspective… sorry, I mean in frame! Why not? It’s fun! Pardon my interpretation but I’ve used liberal poetic licence… why not? It’s fun!!

Posted in #Ireland, Factual Opinion, Family & Life, Local Curiosity, Local Places, Photography, Seasons, Travel, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Life and Art

I’ve been very industriously working on a few short stories. I often have up to five going at the same time and occasionally I get chipped off with myself for not finishing them. The case usually is that when I … Continue reading

Posted in #Dublin, Art, Photography, Reflections, Travel, Walking, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment