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Curve

This week’s challenge has got me excited. Curve. I find the curve to be a sensual, often sexy shape. Maybe because I’m one of those grumpy old fella’s that’s fond of form. Simple shapes… like the wine glass… or the … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – R is for the Royal Canal

So… why have I chosen the Royal Canal? I mean… it’s not exclusively only restricted to Dublin. It begins on the River Liffey, not far from the Dublin Port, and winds its way across Leinster all the way to the … Continue reading

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OMBH Goes Expats Blog!

While fighting the April A to Z survival endurance I noticed the Expats Blog icon on a few blogs’ sidebars. It got me thinking… why not have a look-see when the A to Z is complete. I did and have … Continue reading

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April A to Z – Dopey Dozy Does Dublin!

And so he does! Yes, me… dopey, is going on a walk about.  I’m taking a leaf from Christina B’s book, blog… whatever. She’s gone with galleries to show off her letters for the challenge so for today (and possibly … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – L for Liffey

OK… some of you may say a river can’t be included in my alphabet but it is as much an attraction in the city as many of the other features. I’m reminded of a bit of wall art on a … Continue reading

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Dublin Streets – Samuel Beckett Bridge

Continuing with the theme of black and white bridges… here’s that latter-day Dublin icon… as you won’t see it very often. I think the B&W works, don’t you?

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Night Grid

How about more grids? This is a photo of the Samuel Beckett Bridge on the left spanning the Liffey. The lighting of Convention Centre on the right creates its own set of grids. Curves bisecting internal parallels. In between the … Continue reading

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Thursday Thoughts?

Thursdays are those days in the week where one wonders about it all. Has the week been successful? Have I achieved all my targets? How much is left to be doing before I sneak out early on Friday afternoon? I … Continue reading

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