Tag Archives: #sea

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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Wednesday Word – Wet

Yep… today’s word is a short one… no grammatical histrionics needed. Well, why would you need any… I’m sure you’ll all agree… wet is wet… and we all know about being wet! So… here’s the first photo… I’m wondering… could … 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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Thanks for 2018!

Yep… without you all my blog would be a lonely place! Thanks for all your support and interaction during the year. Thanks for returning time after time, even when I can’t always reciprocate! Thanks for encouragement and the positive comments. … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – July to September 2018

And so we get to the second half of the year. I’d stopped work at the end of June and as such I then was at home for the best summer Ireland has seen in a generation. Needless to say, … 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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Seaside Saturday – Walk on the Wild Side!

Well, not really. Winter walks here along the Irish Sea can be few and far between, if one only goes walking when there’s blue sky and a tiny bit of sunshine. However, the walks are rewarding… that’s why we go! … Continue reading

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Monday Mono – as the Crow Flies…

Well, technically speaking… as the crows fly! There are two of them, if my last count was correct. The photo was taken on Saturday afternoon… as the last bit of Storm Deirdre swept by… and oh boy, did she sweep! … Continue reading

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