Wordless Wednesday : Peter Pan Flying Over the Rooftops

Kinsale, Co Cortk

Rooftops of Kinsale

Wordless Wednesday : Escalating to Freedom!

The Graben, Vienna

Escalator in Vienna

Grazing Graceful Geese on the Golf Course!

Gold Coast Golf Club

Golfing Geese

Leaving Cork

This piece was written by a fellow Corkwoman, and I have felt the same every time I left Cork to go back to my ‘other life’ in a far away country.

The Cork Woman

My first piece ever, was published in The Irish Examiner.bus 3

Leaving Cork is something I’d expect to be getting used to at this point.  I’ve been doing it seriously for 21 years now. That first time was the worst.  Right before leaving for the airport my Dad and I took a walk down a country boreen by his house in Waterfall, and I waited for him to ask me not to go.  I would have changed my mind so easily then.  But he didn’t.  Instead he talked about the power of youth and opportunity, and the importance of being brave with your life.  That was all very inspiring of course, but what I really wanted him to say was, “Leave? Don’t be ridiculous.  Come back inside and we’ll have a cup of tea”. He didn’t though, and I sobbed and sighed all the way to Shannon, and then heaved my…

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Hugh’s Photo Challenge : Wrong Position

Run Away With Me, Juliette

Run Away With Me, Juliet.

This photo was taken last summer in Verona, at the famous statue of Juliet, I don’t think Romeo would be too impressed with Juliet’s new suitor!

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Time to start Decorating

It's a start

It’s a start

Judging by a lot of posts in my reader, I am WAY behind with my Christmas preparations, only taking my boxes of decorations down from the attic a few days ago!    I have started wrapping presents though, so that’s one thing that I am making progress on!

Check back next week….things should be a bit more organised, and I will definitely be ready for the BIG DAY!!

 

 

 

Don’t forget to write your Christmas letter…..

Harrods at Heathrow

Harrods at Heathrow

 

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