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The Long Ride Pt2

I was so exhausted when I arrived in Port Hedland on Sunday evening that I knew I had to  do something.  I seriously considered abandoning the bike and finding some other way to get to Hall’s Creek. That silly thought … Continue reading

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Clarity

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Dear Diary

Something is wrong. The black dog has me by the knee and is worrying me sore.  I had hoped for some good news this week, and I have had no word.  Val pointed out that no news is good news.  The … Continue reading

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Brogan’s Bar, Ennis

This is the pub I visited for a meal, a Guinness and a bit of craic back in 2008.

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Lazy Sunday

It is 44 degrees outside in the shade of my carport.  A mere 34 inside  on the shady side of the house. There is not a cloud in the sky. My parsley, mint and coriander, growing out in the sun, … Continue reading

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Pound Frog

I spotted her for the first time last night.  Carl had dropped her off on New Year’s Eve.  He  found her when cleaning out the water trough at the dog pound.  She is an odd grey colour rather than green. … Continue reading

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Wild Mountain Thyme

 Wild Mountain Thyme O the summer time has come All the hills are sweetly blooming And the wild mountain thyme All the moorlands are perfuming. Will you go, lassie, go? And we’ll all go together, To pull wild mountain thyme, … Continue reading

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