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Thursday Thought – Hot Dog!

Who, or what came first? The banner or the hot-dog… the man or the vendor? I was struck by the fellow’s desire to enjoy the tasty delight at the show… but, was he posing as a promotional model? Was I … Continue reading

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Terrible Tuesday…

I kid you… nothing terrible, but at least I found a title for today’s post. Next week we’ll continue with the Dinsdag Dinge posts… introducing more South African bloggers… the week after that it may be Tuesday trees… or tunes, … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – Strip Club?

My good lady was in the shops a few week’s ago. So, I had to find somewhere to sit as the only chair outside the fitting rooms was taken. I chose this spot for contemplation… I mean, the meaning of … Continue reading

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Flapper Friday – Neighbourhood special!

Yes, I know I usually do bird posts on Fridays… so, I’ll begin with this photo… just to prove I’m trying to stick with tradition… even if it’s my man-made tradition… I spotted this fella flying by… trailing a banner. … Continue reading

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Doors in Dublin Town…

There is a distinct advantage of being the non driver on a trip into the city. I get to point the camera at things… while the good lady gets to keeping us safely on the road! So… I took potshots … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists PC – Our Travels… to Local Beaches

I’m with you… before reading your post, which I love, I had a thought that challenges like this are skewed! (My comment on Murtagh Meadows’ post… for what it’s worth… after reading her take on this week’s Lens-Artist PC… ) … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday… with a Twist…

This is literally the last photo I took last evening. Yep… I’d gone for a walk while the good lady was getting our weekly supplies. I usually do that… I can’t stand the inside of shopping malls and she can’t … Continue reading

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Local…

Interesting concept, this local. This week’s challenge has really brought home the impact of our impending move. Ever since arriving in Ireland in 2001 Kilcock has been local, our local. Now, we’re moving to the coast, to a different county… … Continue reading

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