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Freedom!

I have to confess… I’ve been looking at so many quotes lately that it seems to me I can write a novel using what I’ve read. Imagine… stringing together paragraph after page of the words of others. Could lead to … Continue reading

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Bountiful – Ailsa’s WTT

This week Ailsa bases the challenge on the seasonal harvest so freely available in the hedgerows and rural roads. Well, you’ll even find something to eat in a city park if you’re lucky but mostly I’d stick to picking blackberries … Continue reading

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Wall Art – of a Different Kind

Usually, wall art is man-made… in the form of unsightly spray-painted vandalism or better quality graffiti. In days gone by the rage was all internal fresco decoration. It took masters like da Vinci and Michelangelo to perfect those techniques. However, … Continue reading

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Royal Canal Sunsets

When you get special atmospheric sunsets they always seem to be a little better if there’s water to be seen. This photo was taken in mid June of this year along the Royal Canal. The colours are special and the … Continue reading

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Friday Flashback…

Yesterday’s nostalgia trip along the Royal Canal’s towpath had dire consequences for both you and me. Why? Well, now I’m in a mood for more flashbacks. Yep, how about me taking you back a year and showing you a view … 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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Freedom’s Just Another Word…

Freedom’s just another word for nothin’ left to lose, And nothin’ ain’t worth nothin’ but it’s free, Feelin’ good was easy, Lord, when Bobby sang the blues, And buddy, that was good enough for me, Good enough for me and … Continue reading

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Fragrant? – Ailsa’s WTT

Fragrant? The sense of smell is perhaps the most evocative of all the senses, so get ready to heighten olfactory perception and show me your most aromatic photos. If you would like to join in (everyone’s welcome!) here’s what to do:  These … Continue reading

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