SEA AND SAND

  Sand slips under foot like memory into mind, waves wash up along a country lane leading down into a secreted sea, past a thistle that pricks not; so much beauty cannot bear a beast. There is breath in these back fields I recall on the curve of this spiral game, returning like these tides […]

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CEAD MILE FAILTE 

Country roads wind where shadows linger in the light, where whispers have withered like leaves out of season,  where the green grows in grandeur  over this ancient land, often fought for, never forgotten, where former footprints entwine around the rolling hills and half fallen walls of wishes that once held lovers, that once courted kisses  […]

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THE GREEN BELT

  Like bodies for burial, on belts conveying commodities to congested communities, shrubs are shrouded in sheets of plastic that will not perish, in weather that can now only wither, along concrete too painful to penetrate, as brick and beast tower over twig and tree. All words and photographs by Damien B. Donnelly

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LUSK, CO DUBLIN, IRELAND IN PICTURES

The Donnelly Family home since 1904 Mum’s Garden of all and everything that makes you smile The former Village Library Lusk and Rush Railway Station Lusk Round Tower¬† All Photographs by Damien B. Donnelly in Lusk, County Dublin, Ireland  

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