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Seaside Saturday – Would You??

Now… there’s a question… would you what? My never-ending question… would you pay to hang one of my photos on your wall? Or… for that matter… would you, in this age of the internet… think it is good that you … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Wicklow Town’s Black Castle Ruins

We’ve called into Wicklow Town a few mornings, last year. Wow… it sounds so far away… last year! This photo was taken on 17 November 2018 – really not that long ago. That pile of stone on the high ground … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – January to March 2018

This thing we call 2018 was indeed an interesting time. Here in Ireland, we experienced one of the biggest snow storms in living memory. The Beast from the East met and married Storm Emma – that’s if I remember her … Continue reading

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Motoring Mono Monday!

Motoring Mono Monday! Yep… I’ve long wanted to place a few of these photos. Have you ever tried to get snaps off at a hummingbird hawk moth? (Do click here to read an article on BirdWatchIreland’s site about the moths … Continue reading

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Lines and Wonders

I don’t think a human hand could draw this level of detail. I’d love to think I could do half the job… but why bother? This is one of those occasions when the photo will do for me… thanks! Happy … Continue reading

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Saturday Story – A Calendar Series?

Greeting friends! No six word story today! I have, for years, been contemplating the feasibility of doing a calendar. No, not out of vanity but more because I have so many photos that folk have commented about. I occasionally send … Continue reading

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Prolific – Storytelling!

Yep, I love storytelling. Not fibbing, not that kind of storytelling. Stringing together words… concepts, ideas. Making the words join and become sentences. sentences become paragraphs and paragraphs become chapters or, even better still, short stories! I’d like to think … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – October to December

And so we entered the last quarter of the year. Storms lashed our coast and fun was had by all. Great news for me in November, a brand new job! So… my excitement levels are rather high. New Year coming… … Continue reading

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