The wonders of October

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables. In the past few months I’ve ventured out quite a bit and have met new, wonderful people, in quite unexpected ways. There is value in uncertainty when we push ourselves out of our comfort zones. Photos inContinue reading “The wonders of October”

‘Old Glory’ in the quiet seclusion of Phoenix Park

Old Glory is a nickname for the flag of the United States. The original flag was owned by sea captain William Driver who flew the flag during his career at sea and then brought it to Nashville, Tennessee (sea) which is the sister city of Belfast, Northern Ireland, a city with a massive ship buildingContinue reading “‘Old Glory’ in the quiet seclusion of Phoenix Park”

Swimming at Martello Tower Seapoint

“Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long courses of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motions of the stars, and they pass by themselves without wondering.” -Saint Augustine Swimming long distance at Seapoint is a greatContinue reading “Swimming at Martello Tower Seapoint”