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Memories – Distant Distance…

This time last year we were getting ready to head across the big ocean to the Land of the Free and the Brave. It was my very first trip to the US of A in general and New York in … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – Unicorn on a Hill?

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My Weekly Challenge – Q is for Quirky and Quaint… Along Dublin’s Quays!

So… I bet, last week, you thought to yourself… I wonder how he’ll deal with the letter Q? Easy! You see… I have an eye for the quint and quirky… but, to my rescue came Dublin’s most endearing and famous … Continue reading

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Mono Monday!

Back on the literary trail! This is a statue of James Joyce on a very busy Dublin street corner. As you can imagine… many folk have their picture taken with one of Ireland’s favourite sons. I was lucky to get … Continue reading

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Woman!

Ailsa has a tendency of choosing challenging weekly topics. I mean… just because it was International Woman’s Day last week some time it doesn’t mean we have to have a woman related challenge, does it? Yes, it does! So… just … Continue reading

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FIERCE!

Fierce: adjective having or displaying a violent or ferocious aggressiveness. “fierce fighting continued throughout the day” Synonyms: ferocious, savage, vicious; wild, feral, untamed, undomesticated; aggressive, bloodthirsty, dangerous; cruel, brutal, murderous; menacing, threatening, terrible, grim “a fierce black mastiff” aggressive, cut-throat, competitive; keen, intense, strong, relentless … Continue reading

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Pairs!

Pairs… yes, twos… one and one! That’s the past Ailsa wants to go down this week. Pairs! I gave it a bit f thought and realise the good lady had omitted Dublin’s most famous pair! Yep… the Poolbeg Chimneys. How … Continue reading

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Hands

This week Ailsa has handed us a fun challenge. Yep… we have to hand it to the good lady! So… that got me thinking… I have a few good photos at hand to show you. Another gallery? Why not? Mostly… … Continue reading

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