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Horizons – Ailsa’s WTT

Where does one begin? I’m a lad from the wide open spaces of Africa. There where horizons seem to recede into the purple mists… in ever fading lines. Lines of jagged rocky outcrops… smooth lines of undulating hills or just simply … Continue reading

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Rivers – Ailsa’s WTT

This week Ailsa mentions Dublin’s Liffey but then forgets to show you the river. That’s not negligence, it’s just that her thoughts went in another direction. My thoughts came from a different place so let’s see if our collective thought … Continue reading

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Hidden – Ailsa’s WTT

I’ll get this week’s post going slightly differently to what I was planning. I went to last year’s July folder, looking for a few specific photos but while scrolling through the door caught my eye. Obviously there must be something … Continue reading

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Royal Canal – Liffey to 6th Lock

01 June saw me along the Royal Canal again. Since reaching the Shannon some time in October 2011 much has happened.  I’d walked the Grand Canal in 2012 in aid of Midlands SIMON so it seemed quite natural to do … Continue reading

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Altered Images?

I’ve often wondered about the concept of altering one’s mindset and the effect it will have on how one perceives objects in real life. No, I’m not on about hallucination drugs to help with the flights of fancy. How else could you … Continue reading

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Dublin Street Views… Tall Ships… The After Effect

I just had to do it… take a stroll down the Liffey, along the Quays where the Tall Ships were moored last week this time. It was a rather more sober (sombre?) looking quayside… only a few folk and odd … Continue reading

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