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Tuesday Tunes – The Who, Clapton, the Thin White Duke…

Well, Supertramp… The Who, Clapton, the Thin White Duke… That’s the line from the 3 Bob’s – the original driver for the Tuesday Tunes posts. So, we’ve done Supertramp already… now, let’s get going with The Who. I wasn’t really … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes – I’m a Supertramp!

Way back in the mid seventies, I discovered Supertramp… or maybe, they thrust themselves upon me! I had school mates who had their own den, which they had built into the basement of their parent’s house. It was a place … Continue reading

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Friday Flappers – Three’s Company!

Our great summer produced quite a lot of butterfly activity… well, maybe quite a lot is a bit of an understatement. August has been particularly busy. Each time we’re out we seem to catch some action… like these Common Blues … Continue reading

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Flights of Fancy

Yesterday’s post reminded me of things man-made… and flying! Some of you will know that I have a thing for aircraft… especially helicopters. So, why don’t I share a few aircraft related photos… and wish you a great Friday the … Continue reading

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Dedication!

On Saturday afternoon, I was in the right place at the right time. The Arklow RNLI Lifeboat headed out of the harbour at full tilt. At first I though they were just heading out in support of the approaching yacht … Continue reading

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My Monday Moves…

Story 2 – Do Nothing: – A young officer, new to the operational area, comes face to face with the effects of war. The battle hardened sergeant explains what happened. Last week I began my Monday Moves series, in an … Continue reading

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Beloved – AJ

I don’t know why but as soon as I read Jen’s post I thought of this photo. The little lad sitting among the bluebells has a special place in AJ, the storyteller’s, heart. You see… I stole his initials when … Continue reading

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Wonderful Wednesday – Looking Ahead, into the Future Past!

Today is one of those days. Yep, you cast your mind back while looking forward! Today is my last day at the old job. Friendships made. Regrets dealt with, or not? A quick glance forward, into the rear-view mirror… to … Continue reading

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