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Play With Colour…

A few days ago, one of Olga’s posts caught my eye. Olga likes manipulating colour… so, on seeing her post, I decided to have a go with a bit of my amateur attempts of tone and hue manipulation! So… look-see… … Continue reading

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Sunset Lines…

Today is the last day to abuse this past week’s challenge. I have to give you another Arklow sunset pic. This was taken on the 19th of April… an evening I should remember as I had to watch my lines. … 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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Manners Maketh Man?

You know the old adage about manners and men? Well, yesterday I was heard to quip something along the lines of… “If the saying ‘manners maketh men’ holds any truth, then there aren’t many men around here!” What prompted this … Continue reading

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Orange… Ailsa’s WTT

This week Ailsa is looking to dispel the effects of the fleeing summer. Dispel of repel? It matters not. Summer seems to have buggered off! Gone… gone gone. August is usually a pleasant month here in Ireland. Warm, bright days. … Continue reading

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Flashbacks?

A few days ago I had ONE of THOSE days at work. The result startled some. I simply picked up my bag, threw my things in and walked out… without saying a word to anyone on my team. I walked … Continue reading

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In Preparation…

Somewhere during Sunday evenings’ blogging activities a thought swung by. Yep, one of those candle moments… I’m not evolved enough yet for light bulb flashes. Blogging activities? I managed to catch up with quite a few errands… visiting a number … Continue reading

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Have You Ever Wondered?

Have you ever wondered if that day will come? That day of all days when you’ll stay on the ground. That day when the fight will seem no longer worth fighting. That day, when it seems as if the unfairness … Continue reading

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