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Seaside Saturday – Big Brother? Big Sister??

I’m wondering… if a small fishing boat chugs past the impressive naval vessel… does it wonder if big brother cares much about it?  But that’s got me wondering even more… aren’t ships supposed to be referred to as she? That … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – David vs Goliath?

We were on the beach a few days ago… Junior Son was amusing the grand-darlings… tossing and hopping stones. I was amusing myself… taking photos of one of the Irish Naval Services’ vessels, about to raise anchor and go off … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Having a Beer…

There are times in a man’s life when a beer on the beach takes on a special meaning… like when I enjoyed one on a beach at twenty-one… or, was it twenty-two? Or… thirty something… or somewhere in my forties … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Them Stones!

Do all little boys like throwing stones?? No… don’t even bother giving it much thought… there will never be a definitive answer… seems toxic masculinity is hardwired from birth! You try telling this little lad that throwing stones is not … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Name Your Storm?

There was a time… when, in honour of the tempestuous temperaments of the fairer variety of homo-sapiens, that storms/ cyclones/ hurricanes/ typhoons/ tropical depressions and the other assortments of fun weather phenomena, were named after said fairer beings. Alas… in … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Storm Clouds!

We’ve had a bit of winter this week… yep, show on the hills… wind off the sea… chilly wind! But… winter is good… for wild photography! The colours lie… I promise! That wind whipping off the sea carried ice crystals … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Camera Straps…

Don’t you just love messing with your own shadow? So… to be honest… when the low winter sun breaks through the cloud then the fun starts… as you can see! Pardon the skew horizon… I can’t be held responsible… after … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Light Show Beauty!

Don’t you just love it when you get something you never expected? We woke up to a stormy Friday morning – windy, dismal, grey – altogether messy weather. However, by mid-morning the storm had dragged itself out into the Irish … Continue reading

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