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Dublin Alphabet – L for Liffey

OK… some of you may say a river can’t be included in my alphabet but it is as much an attraction in the city as many of the other features. I’m reminded of a bit of wall art on a … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – J for Jeanie Jonhston

This replica famine ship is moored at Custom House Quay as this is where most of the famine ship voyages to the Americas began. The ship is currently undergoing renovation work so there is scaffolding all over the stern area… … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – E for East Link Bridge

Not the prettiest of constructions but very important and very functional. This is the bridge closest to Dublin Port and the sea. Here, the Liffey leaves the city and makes it’s way to the Irish Sea. The bridge is a … Continue reading

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Circle…

All my life’s a circle… sunrise to sundown. Yep… I’ve used those words before in a post. Words written by Harry Chapin… not mine. Yep… wise words. I wasn’t going to do a weekly challenge but then while looking back … Continue reading

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Framed!

This week Ailsa asks us to put things in perspective… sorry, I mean in frame! Why not? It’s fun! Pardon my interpretation but I’ve used liberal poetic licence… why not? It’s fun!!

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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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Metal – Ailsa’s WTT

I have a complaint to make! There I was… opening Ailsa’s challenge this week only to see the words bizarre and Black Sabbath in the same sentence. To be more exact… Black Sabbath’s Paranoid! I mean… does it matters not … Continue reading

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Boats

Yesterday I mentioned boats. The idea stems from a recent post by Livvy, another lucky resident of Cork, that charming city down in the tropical south of Ireland. I must say, my fondness for boats doesn’t need much encouragement but … Continue reading

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