Tag Archives: #faith

Solitude

Solitude… something we all long for. However… sometimes we can find it where others have missed it… we need to slow down… take notice of the surroundings… walk our own path and find peace in our own solitude! Advertisements

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Stop Spreading Hate!

I’m baffled. Why do the supposed liberal left intelligentsia keep stirring the cauldrons of vile? They remind me of God haters. They seem to think it is necessary to proclaim their message with as much venom and bile as possible. … Continue reading

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17 for 2017

Last year, I chickened out of the 16 for 2016. However, this year I won’t get away with excuses. This challenge is strongly inspired by a fellow Irish blogger. The good lady of Murtagh’s Meadow sets a massive example. I … Continue reading

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Sand Castles?

This is a bit of fun. Arklow’s South Beach drops away quite steeply… so, when you turn to walk back to the car park this is a view you get of the town. Yep… only the tip of the rather … Continue reading

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Christmas Truce!

Let’s all wish for peace. Let’s all pray for peace, however unlikely that dream can be. It’s Christmas, the day to celebrate hope and tranquillity. Today’s photo reminded me of a unique event during the First World War. Apparently, in … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wishes!

Just think… within a week the Big C will have come and gone. I say the Big C because these days it’s so over commercialised that many don’t really have a clue what it’s all about! No, I’m not going … Continue reading

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Enlightened?

Well, Ailsa has really got me thinking with her challenge this week. Her post begins with a few questions about what’s happening in the USA’s presidential race. It’s simple really… when democracy is left to the devices of the politically … Continue reading

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The Afterglow

On Sunday evening we took a drive through Dublin’s Phoenix Park. The weather hadn’t been too kind for most of the day but the sunset promised to be pleasant so we thought we’d position ourselves near the Papal Cross and … Continue reading

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