Brightening up the river with their white plumage, the swans are very much part of the Shannon as it flows through Limerick on its way to the wild Atlantic. 113 more words
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A week after their 40th wedding anniversary, Ivan and Rose Jenkins were sitting in their back garden. It was a beautiful warm summer’s afternoon. She was reading a book and he, in his shades, was deeply thinking of times gone by… 570 more words
SOUNDTRACK: DakhaBrakha-Tiny Desk Concert #435 (April 25, 2015).
DakhaBrakha are a band from Kiev, Ukraine. There are four members, one man (unsure how he is dressed because he plays the accordion which covers his body) and three women. 868 more words
It was a small unassuming pot, standing quiet and humble behind the glitzy greens and magnificent magentas stocked by Sophie. “The flowers must be allowed to sing their own song” Margaret would fondly remind her young daughter, but nevertheless, the latest delivery saw even more weird and wonderful brightly coloured ceramic creations push the little brown pot further to the back of their small cottage garden centre. 574 more words