Tag Archives: Ribbontail Bridge

Bridge!

Time to break the rules and do a daily prompt, again. How on earth could I not fall for the prompt? I mean… as if I haven’t shown you a bridge or two in the past… why shouldn’t I show … Continue reading

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Narrow… as in Narrow Boat

It’s been a while since I last featured boats and canals. So… my first thought when this week’s challenge arrived was narrowboat or narrow boat, whichever you feel like choosing! I’m not gonna tell you about the history but basically … Continue reading

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Memories of a Summer’s Day

Occasionally, I look back at posts from the past. Today is one of those days. I began by looking back at this day in the past (blog wise). Seems there’s a pattern forming… me giving out about the weather. Nothing … Continue reading

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Four Down… Part Two

OK… let’s get back to year two of the blog. The day I completed year one I mentioned to the good lady that that’s me… challenge completed. Done! As is her inimitable way… she simply suggested that I could be … Continue reading

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1101 Posts Later!!

Phew, there’s really no other way to say it. Phew! I’ve managed to keep up with a daily post for a full three years! Yes, I know there are many of you who have passed this milestone by and are … Continue reading

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Nothing… Do Nothing!

“Sergeant, what exactly is he doing?” “Nothing Sir…” The pause prolonged, almost tangible… the air heavy, as if the smoke of 20 cannons expelling their toxin was suffocating any thoughts of reality. “We’ve left him to his own devices while … Continue reading

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Shadows – WTT

I think Ailsa has a perverse sense of humour. She knows I live in Ireland… she knows shadows are very rare occasions in the green land!! How does it get so green? It rains… almost all the time. What does that mean? … Continue reading

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Sometimes…

There’s that ancient cliché… sometime I just sit… That’s more or less how I felt on Monday morning. The good lady threw me off in Maynooth in time to catch the 06h20 train into Dublin. Out in our part of … Continue reading

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