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Flappery Friday!

For the want of a better word… how about flappery? I mean… how do you describe the commotion when a wasp is fighting a butterfly? Not often one has the luck of getting a few shots of the wasp subduing … Continue reading

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Nellie Gaan Skool Toe – Diamant Skool

Notes/ Notas: This is episode seven of my version of Nellie’s plight // hierdie is episode sewe van my weergawe van Nellie se verhaal. Nellie is Hester’s creation, click here to read her first instalment and challenge // Nellie is Hester se skepping, kliek hier om haar … 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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Lascivious Little Larry Lep Loves Luscious Lady Lucy

Larry sat, precariously balanced at the very tip of the old oak’s highest branch. He’d reversed his jacket, changing the colour from bright red to dappled green… to make himself almost invisible. Only the tufts of bushy eyebrows flashed coppery … Continue reading

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WordPress Woes!!

I’m a massive WordPress fan. I’ve been using the platform for way more than 4.5 years and because I upload photos daily I can run out of space. So, for the last number of years I have purchased an additional … Continue reading

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Mystery Monday?

I was sitting in the lounge uploading a load of photos when I noticed the reflections in the corner cabinet mirrors. I liked the imagery… the lines, the light… the opportunity before me to capture something different. Well, guess what? … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday

Why do we blog? To show off our achievements or to share images and information but maybe also to leave a legacy. Why do we leave diaries behind? To capture our inner feelings or to leave a legacy? Is it … Continue reading

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Dear Irish Rail – How Pathetic!!

In a first world, free economy, supposedly capitalist country we are today subjected to a rail strike. Yes… the good folk who have been employed right through the bad times are now forcing their displease with their bosses upon the … Continue reading

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