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Llinell o gerrig crynion – Inis Oírr

Llinell o gerrig crynion – Inis Oírr

Púróga i líne – Inis Oírr

A line of pebbles – Inis Oírr

Llinell o gerrig crynion - Inis Oírr

Marged Pendrell was artist in residence at Aras Éanna on Inis Oírr in September 2017.

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and on Sunday morning they were all kneeling on the beach

I described how the dolphins had danced on an evening of silken calm, leaping clear of the water in graceful arcs that crossed in pairs; as I had sat in a little field above the bay to watch, their plunges had been the only sound in the world. He listened to me expressionlessly, then turned his eyes to the dingy window and the dingy sky beyond. “That’s right” he said, and on Sunday morning they were all kneeling on the beach!”

Dolphin Graphic JesseJames Inisheer Zibaldone

Words: Tim Robinson, Stones of Aran: Pilgrimage. Image: detail from Inisheer Zibaldone by JesseJames.