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1965 – Roger Casement’s body is returned from England to be re-interred at Glasnevin Cemetery in Dublin.

‘Self-government is our right, a thing born in us at birth; a thing no more to be doled out to us or withheld from us by another people than the right to life itself.’

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Irish History

James Joyce Tower

Sam Van Hook

Liz Stewart explores Sandycove’s 19th century martello tower – home to the James Joyce Museum.

For those of us who struggle/ignore/avoid finding the time to exercise, a long walk on the weekend is the classic Irish answer. 513 more words

Dublin

Sandycove and Dun Laoghaire, County Dublin, Ireland

The view from Sandycove, County Dublin, last Sunday…looking toward the pier at Dun Laoghaire.  Click on the image for a larger view.

Photography

SANDYCOVE ROOM WITH VIEW

I took this photo just after the sun came up on October 6, 2013.  It was the day I left Ireland and returned home.  When I stay with my friends in Sandycove, County Dublin, they put me in the room at the top of the house, which was originally probably a room for the maids or other servants.  103 more words

Photography

I'm Back!

Cue Staind’s 2001 hit, “It’s Been Awhile.” (Actually please don’t.)

Hello, everyone, I’m back. I know it has been a long time since my last post but I honestly felt as if nothing interesting was happening to me. 471 more words

I'm Back!

Cue Staind’s 2001 hit, “It’s Been Awhile.” (Actually please don’t.)

Hello, everyone, I’m back. I know it has been a long time since my last post but I honestly felt as if nothing interesting was happening to me. 453 more words