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When the Summer Finally Comes...©

Who will you gather with of a summers evening? To unwind under bright skies of whispy clouds and kick your feet up when the day is done? 505 more words

Glin Castle,the end of an era.

There is great sadness in West Limerick that Glin Castle is to be sold. Glin Castle is situated beside the lovely little town of Glin, overlooking the River Shannon. 383 more words


The Drive - Roundwood House - Mountrath, County Laois, Ireland 2000

There were some very beautiful mornings in Ireland in early January, 2000.  I took this photo looking down the drive at Roundwood House, near Mountrath, County Laois, Ireland.  27 more words



The village of mine, this sleepy, a bit drowsy place, where the sheep rule with crown and sceptre, suddenly wakes up on every Saturday morning. The reason is as simple as obvious, big SUV’s arrive from the towns, those who get off bang with the doors, as if we would need a wake-up call of those who want to experience the uniqueness of the countryside. 849 more words


Restful Reflections...

Sometimes one can just sit at the edge of the pond and while away a few minutes… staring at the patterns upon the water… visualising plans and ideas and hoping some good will come of it all! 20 more words


Every night

Every night one neighbor bends lowly over his desk. Heavy looks the desk, made of massive, brown wood. Oak, I would guess. But I do not know what the neighbor sees in front of him. 324 more words

What We See

Traveling the Backroads of Ireland - County Waterford, May, 2005

In May, 2005, I had time to wander around some of the Irish countryside I had not explored before.  I started out in Cork City and went northeast into the western part of County Waterford.  65 more words