What I See

I started this topic as what I started out as a poem, But it developed into a personal blog, also an attempt to improve my writing style. please let me know if it is an improvement or any other views you may have.   when I look at you I look not at colour when … Continue reading What I See

My Earliest Memory

I have been thinking recently of my earliest memories, which brought me about to doing this blog  relating to earliest memories. I was born in late 1961 ( and yes I am not a spring chicken as it were)  in a rural area on the county boundary between County Cork and County Limerick in the … Continue reading My Earliest Memory

Write a Poem Unedited Challenge

For a challenge I am going to attempt a Poem straight from Creation word for word to this post. If it works it should be interesting reading and in other words it will be either a total crash or a successful challenge..   Should any other wish to take such a challenge , The poem … Continue reading Write a Poem Unedited Challenge

The Unknown Love

There are  so many times that I use poetry to weave my way beyond certain events or cross roads in my walk in life.    I also like to create situations, or use imagination to create circumstances from which I could write of.  So many of such writings have never seen the light of day nor … Continue reading The Unknown Love

All Lives Matter

Rather than post a poem or a couple of photographs as I would normally do, I wanted to address a topic that The Media appears to put as number one focus. Not that of Hunger, starvation, nor that of Unjust War Or any form of War, because what war is just.  Neither is it this … Continue reading All Lives Matter

More from Photography Archives

Following recent posts of mine, these few shots are from 2019 during a visit to Fota Wildlife Park in County Cork (Ireland)   Not a lot can be said about this , except how well animals are looked after here and how majestic each animal is.     As we come out of Lock down … Continue reading More from Photography Archives

Some New Creations

Greeting,  It has been a number of days since i shared a couple of poems. When I came to write this  post, I only had one to share therefore I decided to experiment and write one as I composed this Blog. The first poem below is that attempt and would welcome any  thoughts on this... … Continue reading Some New Creations

Inspiration

I have been thinking of  what to write tonight here and was stirred or inspired would be more suitable a term, to post something that is a little different. A song that stirs  up pride in the country of my Birth and being Irish, plus its use of both the Irish Language (Irish one of … Continue reading Inspiration

West Cork Photography

Back in January I took a trip with Family to a variety of locations in the West Cork coast line (which is a part of The Wild Atlantic Way, that goes from Kinsale County Cork in the South Of Ireland To Derry in the North of the Island, thus taking in the entire Western Coast … Continue reading West Cork Photography

My Animal of Choice: Birds

Amongst my favourite animal species to photograph are Birds.   From my own pet a Galah Cockatoo a temperamental inquisitive Bird. To The Collared Dove a Bird I described as almost artificial in appearance, a stunning silky look on their coating.  Then there are what we call House Sparrows.  I managed to capture a family of … Continue reading My Animal of Choice: Birds