Irish Roots


Swallowed by time,
trees, grass, and lore
A small house stands,
rooted in stone
Rusted old gate,
on broken hinge
The well-trod path,
welcomes you home
Unlocked latches,
weathered wood
Where the door cracks,
the hearth is warm

A cozy home on the outskirts of Limerick, Ireland
Photo by: c.b.w. 2009

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c.b.w. 2013


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