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Face

The face of mischief, mayhem and merriment. A toddler with a cheeky grin and a larger than life personality. This photograph of my mother was taken about 77 years ago and it’s one of my favourite images in our family … Continue reading

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Careful

Being Careful on the Rocks The fine sandy beach at Narin, County Donegal, is two and a half kilometers long and at low tide it’s possible to walk out to the islet of Inishkeel. You must be careful not to … Continue reading

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Beneath Your Feet

While staying with family in County Louth, I paid a visit to Haggardstown’s old graveyard where many of my ancestors are buried. Walking among the headstones, you realize that beneath your feet lie the bones of people who once livedĀ  … Continue reading

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Inspiration

Jack and Kitty My family is my inspiration, past and present. While researching my ancestry, I came up with the idea for the series of books I’m writing at the moment. There is so much to learn from the past … Continue reading

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Off-Season

In Ireland you can have all four seasons in a day, so it’s difficult to say anything is really off-season. However, it’s the middle of June and although we’ve had a little bit of sunshine, this is what most days … Continue reading

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