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Monday Mono!

I got so many great shots during and after the two storms that passed over Ireland in the last week. Both Ophelia and Brian offered great photo opportunities. One of the best photos I took was of my good lady. … Continue reading

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Signs and Wonders?

On Saturday, we took a drive down to the Hook Peninsula… just for the laugh! We’re expanding our horizons just a tad and as the summer is drawing nearer we’re getting more inquisitive. Since moving down to Ireland’s Sunny South … Continue reading

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April A to Z – X is for X-pand your Horizon – XIT!

XIT… have you heard of the band? Have you listened to their music lately? I bet we’ve all forgotten about the band. Mind you… now that I’ve listened to the music again I wonder how, in the seventies, we didn’t … Continue reading

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Introspection – Life’s Mirror?

OK… I’m on the warpath, again! I wrote a LinkedIn post on Saturday… all about the evils of the cholesterol statin drugs. So… what has that to do with introspection? LOTS! Today, while some of you read this post, I’ll … Continue reading

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Street Harmony!

Ailsa’s theme this week is harmony. The good lady’s first photo is of a harp player busking on a Dublin street. That got me thinking… I have also posted a photo of the selfsame lady in the past. So, Ailsa … Continue reading

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Splash!!

Last week I showed you a few lads getting a good drenching on the Arklow Breakwater during the whiplash caused by Storm Desmond. Here’s another photo. This father and son were safe… they watched from quite a distance away where … Continue reading

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Blog Hopping – Lessons Learned!

It’s been three whole months since my last contract ended rather suddenly. To tell you the truth, the manner in which it happened caught me totally by surprise. Since then I’ve been chasing my tail trying to find work. Also, … Continue reading

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Signs – of What?

Oh well, stats can be massaged to suit almost any cause so I’m failing to take yesterday’s signs too seriously. I’ll apply that great statistical trick of writing a particular pointer off as an outlier, so that it can be … Continue reading

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