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THE QUEEN's PUB - Dalkey, County Dublin, Ireland

Here is another view of the Queen’s Pub, Castle Street, Dalkey, courtesy of Dalkey News.  When I was there in early April, it was a lovely day and I sat out front and had a sandwich, watching all the tourists and other passerbys.


DALKEY, County Dublin, Ireland

Dalkey is an interesting little village.  Located about ten miles south of Dublin city center, it has been an historic port for centuries.  Behind the main part of the village (Castle Street) are lots of little squares like this one with housing all around.  38 more words


DALKEY LAMPOST - Dalkey, County Dublin, Ireland

I have several lovely photos courtesy of Dalkey News that I am posting this week.  This is one of the old style lamp posts on Castle Street, Dalkey, County Dublin.


Dalkey and the Italian Connection

Dalkey village is a small enclave on the south Dublin coast, home to many of Dublin’s upper middle class families, including some of Ireland’s most famous. 375 more words

DALKEY NEWS - Newsagent, Dalkey, County Dublin, Ireland

Here is the storefront of Dalkey News, at number 27 Castle Street, Dalkey.  Lovely old store front with living quarters above.  They put together a 2013 calendar of lovely Dalkey photos, which is where I got the photos for posting.


JUDAS STOPPED AT DUBLIN: A Poem of Spiritual Pollution and Ablution (in Yeats 2015)


This blog and my books are sufficient witness that as writer and poet I don’t oppose criticism of Christians, Christianity or any religion. It is, or should be, a universal democratic right though increasingly non-western religions, not just militant Islam, oppose it.  3,326 more words

COLIEMORE HARBOR, Dalkey, County Dublin, Ireland

This is the boat ramp at Coliemore Harbor in Dalkey, County Dublin, Ireland.  It’s a tiny little harbor but it has been in use for centuries.  16 more words