Summer's day, busy bee
Dublin can be heaven, with coffee at 11 and a stroll in Stephen's Green, no need to hurry, no need to worry, you're a king and the lady's a queen, Grafton St's a wonderland, there's magic in the air, there are diamonds in the lady's eyes and gold dust in her hair and if you…Read more DUBLIN, me darling
Phillip Parris (Philo) Lynott would be 67, if he'd lived. His birthday was celebrated two days ago and I posted a notice on my Facebook page. As a former music journalist, our paths crossed quite often but the first time I came across him was in 1972 when Thin Lizzy, then an unknown Irish rock…Read more Happy birthday, Philo
https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenge/rare/ A rare photo of my parents, Martin and Martha (neé Grant) Hayes on their wedding day, in Donegal, 1949. My uncle Sonny rode 190 miles in a pony and trap, to attend the wedding. I've always been impressed by my mother's shoes.
My grandson, Fionn, was born five years ago, today and this photo was taken on the morning he was born in a hospital in Wexford. It's pictures like these, not the fancy landscapes or the funny incidents or the fortuitous snap that caught an historic moment, that make World Photo Day worth celebrating. HAPPY BIRTHDAY,…Read more World Photo Day