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Jubilant

Sometimes, life throws an old dog a bone. Two days ago I ran an errand and at the station I was supplied with this week’s challenge photo. No, I didn’t know the topic was going to be bright and fun-filled … Continue reading

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Friendship

How do we show cyber friendship? I wonder? This week Ailsa’s travel challenge asks us to show our ideas of friendship. I left the question of showing cyber friendship as a comment and that got me wondering.  Old friendships relied … Continue reading

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April A to Z – Y is for Yellow!!

So… the second last day of the challenge arrives. Why don’t we wind down on a bright note? Why don’t we celebrate spring and summer and the joys of bright, bold yellow? As I’ve been having field days with galleries … Continue reading

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Luminous!

Lu·mi·nous ADJECTIVE full of or shedding light; bright or shining, especially in the dark: synonyms: shining · bright · brilliant · radiant · dazzling · glowing ·gleaming · scintillating · lustrous · luminescent · phosphorescent · fluorescent This week Ailsa … Continue reading

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Monochromatic… Three Birds

No… I didn’t want to call the post grey. We see far too much of that here in Ireland. But I did want to use the photo because I enjoy the lines against the mono sky… and the three starlings. … Continue reading

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Connected!

This week Ben challenges us to get connected. He mentions the excessive use of the term in business as well as in our constant reference to the joys of technology. Ben shows us a very nifty bridge and suggests we … Continue reading

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Lines and Patterns – City Style

There is the odd occasion where I try to see beyond the obvious while looking for the beauty in a picture. Today’s photo has such qualities. Multiple manmade lines and paint patterns all across the picture, yet there is still … Continue reading

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Modern Life?

Yesterday morning we woke up as usual, at 06h15. My first action, after getting out of bed, would be to switch on the on suite light. No joy. I looked around quickly. The telltale signs were there. NO power, utter … Continue reading

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