Tag Archives: James Joyce

D is for Dublin – My Weekly Challenge

D is for Dublin… or whatever you want D to be for. Dublin is one of those cities  where you can find anything… and everything… apart from skyscrapers. Tall buildings are not in abundance. Dublin has many other attractions… from … Continue reading

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Mono Monday!

Back on the literary trail! This is a statue of James Joyce on a very busy Dublin street corner. As you can imagine… many folk have their picture taken with one of Ireland’s favourite sons. I was lucky to get … Continue reading

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Mono Monday – Books, Books and More Books!

And then… there were great authors. Nobel Prize writers. Writers of tales, sweet… sour or adventurous. Tales! Short, long… in-between. Tales! Sweet… or sweat? Tales. Tales? Happy Monday! Let this week be the best so far this year… and every … Continue reading

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Bridge – More of Dublin!

I know I shouldn’t be doing this but yesterday’s post about the Samuel Beckett Bridge reminded me of all the other Dublin bridges I’ve showed over the years. So, why don’t I be lazy and throw together another gallery. I … Continue reading

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The April A to Z Ouch!!

It was my first go at the April A to Z. Will it be my last? No… I’ve already put a few ideas away for next year. One of this year’s challenge posts may have a spin-off… or, indeed 26 … Continue reading

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April A to Z – Fiction

So… it’s taken me all of six days to get to the writing theme. Yes… I had to bite my lip until today but hey, it was worth it. Writing… being a writer who wants to become an author. Today … Continue reading

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Dublin Streets – The James Joyce Bridge

How about a bit of B&W? The James Joyce Bridge, one of many bridges crossing the Liffey in Dublin… opened on Bloomsday, 16 June 2003. Click here to read a bit more about the famous Dublin son after whom the … Continue reading

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