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Alex Gopher – The Child 1999

I have been making a page for listing some music videos that I remember are pretty cool, and I am surprised that this video isn’t more widely known? 70 more words


salesman's dummy

Probably not something most people know about? Gallery proofs, advanced reader copies, uncorrected proofs, dummy editions.

I have a few uncorrected proofs picked up here and there, but must admit I have never heard the term… 95 more words

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A fantastic looking book, though extremely pricey these days. Perhaps this is the way most books will end up? Small editions for a select audience; with everything else being merely e-book versions. 58 more words



Sometimes you claw through some reading because you feel you ought to rather than because you want to, necessarily. I have just finished reading another title that has been on a shelf for months, waiting, … 123 more words



An interesting radio prog. Can’t beat a bit of Borges. Condensed story telling. My biggest regret/concern about the nature of libraries these days is not necessarily down to the change in actual content . 174 more words


here be demons

Sometimes you are just too late for the party. This looked like such a great idea. Logging all the connections/references between the places, people, brands, works of art, and even drinks mentioned in different works of fiction and across all media platforms. 254 more words

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24 hour people

I recall seeing 24 Hour Psycho at the Chisenhale Gallery in East London in 2001 or 2002? Though I regret having given up after only 6 hours. 165 more words