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The Sky – Touring Europe

After touring Central Europe with the wonderful Berkeley Community Chorus and then visiting the UK to see my lifelong friend, I’ve finally come down to earth.  My photos are organized and the best of them are on Flickr (  Surprisingly, … Continue reading

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Photos from Ireland

Finally got my photos up on Flickr.  Here’s one (blooms in the hedgerows on the south coast).  I added one as my header (Lismore Castle across their gardens).  The rest are at

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Ireland, weather, and green

A wonderful and restful week.  I rented a car and visited Birr, Killarney, and Tramore (near Waterford).  I stayed two days in each place, which enabled me to alternate a driving day with a sightseeing day.  The weather continued to … Continue reading

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Off to Ireland – land of poetry!

I’m actually going to Ireland to give a presentation at a library conference, but I’m also taking a few days to drive around the southern part of Ireland and seek out poetry and gardens (if it’s not raining and too … Continue reading

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