Tag Archives: The Rambler

Dublin Alphabet – K for Kilcock?

OK… I’m taking serious liberties here. Kilcock is actually situated in Co Kildare… and Co Meath. But, and here’s my justification, it’s our home town… and it’s a dorm town along the commuter belt to Dublin. Does that justify it’s … Continue reading

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Four Down… One to Go?

This blog began as a challenge to do daily posts for one year. Today marks the completion of four years without missing a day. As each year has rolled by I’ve asked the question… should I keep going? Each year … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Industry

This week, Ailsa throws a bit of work at us… industry! There’s a few different lines of attack I could follow with this one. talking of lines… how about beginning with the fishing industry? How about the lads as seen … Continue reading

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Flashbacks?

A few days ago I had ONE of THOSE days at work. The result startled some. I simply picked up my bag, threw my things in and walked out… without saying a word to anyone on my team. I walked … 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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Sublime Sunday – From Lines to Patterns – WPhotoC

Sunday… yes, it’s that day again. The day of rest… to sit back and enjoy the sublime regeneration of body and soul. Yes, it’s only 24 hours but as seen as a fraction of the week it should be enough … Continue reading

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An Afternoon’s Outing…

The article below is the latest submitted to the local quarterly. It is also the first bit of work I earned something for!! A very handy Christmas hamper… now, should I say I’ve arrived as a writer?? Have a look-see… and enjoy!! … Continue reading

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Reflections… WPhotoC… Random Gallery

As promised in the first ‘Reflections’ post… here’s a few more. This week’s challenge theme offers so many outcomes… so many choices. Totally random photos… totally random thoughts. I love reflections photos and am always looking out for sharp lines off water … Continue reading

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