PULL UP A SEAT PHOTO CHALLENGE 2021: #19

A PHOTO CHALLENGE OF PLACES WE SIT…OR MIGHT SIT…OR ART ABOUT SITTING We Dubliners love Jackie McKenna’s 1988 bronze statue ‘Meeting Place‘ (or locally known as ‘The Hags With The Bags‘!!). The two ladies have been shopping and are now resting and chatting.   We can see that they visited Arnotts – a nearby department store.  (One […]

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DUBLIN ON THE WORLD STAGE – FAMOUS LITERARY WORKS – #2 GULLIVER’S TRAVELS

For such a small dot on the map, we have produced more than our fair share of remarkable writers. You won’t believe the list of masterpieces to come from Dublin born novelists, playwrights and poets. If you love literature and cinema then you really must put Dublin on your wish list…… Gulliver’s Travels Born in […]

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Challenge your Camera – #5 Steps ‘n Stairs

Each week, Dr. B from Buddha Walks into a Wine Bar selects a single theme to point our cameras at or to encourage us to display a few photos from our collections. I’m a bit late to this challenge but here goes…. This week’s theme is Steps and Stairs. I’ve actually just gone for one image…. […]

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DUBLIN ON THE WORLD STAGE – FAMOUS LITERARY WORKS – #1 DRACULA

For such a small dot on the map, we have produced more than our fair share of remarkable writers. You won’t believe the list of masterpieces to come from Dublin born novelists, playwrights and poets. If you love literature and cinema then you really must put Dublin on your wish list…… Dracula I bet you […]

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