Tag Archives: Throwback Thursday

Thursday Thought – Train Time

Time… it is a thing of beauty… but how often doesn’t it get away from one? These pics were taken on Easter Monday… and I’m only posting them now. Better late than newer. OK, I’m gonna give you one photo… … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought… Choices?

So… here’s the question… If you could (occasionally – weather permitting…) view this vista on a warm spring day… … would you mind calling this home? Rather difficult choice… don’t you think?

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Thursday Thought – Lucky… or Not?

The other day, I found a four-leaf clover. Only one four-leaf among hundreds, if not thousands, of three-leaf specimens. So, am I lucky? The question got me thinking and reminded me that I have previously found a four-leaf clover… and … Continue reading

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Close-Up… and Personal! Lens-Artists PC!

I’m rather late again with this week’s challenge but again, how could I resist the urge of doing a close-up gallery? No… I can’t! So… without much further ado… here we go! Thanks to Leya for this week’s challenge! It … Continue reading

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Curls on the Beach – Part Two!

Many years ago… in Aug 2011, I did a similarly titled post – about the same piece of art. Only, this time the photo is a lot better… brighter – with a glorious blue-sky backdrop. Today’s photo was taken on … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – Old Age…

Here’s a photo I took a few week’s ago… to get the cloud but also to capture a moment in time. Both the old gypsum factory and the boat have long passed their sell-by dates. We can only wonder how … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – The Protector!

How’s this for a bit of wall art? How’s this for a door protector? I spotted and snapped this rather pleasant piece of “graffiti” down at the Arklow Community Centre. The external walls are the canvas for local street artists … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday – Anyone for a Cuppa??

This photo was taken 2 years ago and reminds me of a few things. Snow, cold and of two lads who had a good thing going for a short while. Then red-tape and incompatibility of equipment hampered their operation to … Continue reading

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