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Talking to a brick wall

The world is full of good and compassionate people

I know this

But they are dwarfed

By ignorance and idiots.

I sometimes get more sense… 58 more words

Poetry

The Acute Phase

Every now and again I hear an expression and think:

Now, that’s worth borrowing and using.

Past examples include the following words and expressions:

  • Fit for purpose…
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Ex-pat Life

The Book of the Damned (revised & expanded)

The Following extract is taken from the log of James Finchley, first mate aboard the SS. Dexy’s Midnight Runner: merchant schooner commanded by the infamous Captain Ezekiel ‘Twatter’ Magdalene. 1,616 more words

Beanie Babies

Handsome Surrealism

I saw the Handsome Family, aka Brett and Renee Sparks, perform a few years back, and they are both brilliant and the banter between them is hilarious and often surreal. 69 more words

Media

The Green Butchers (De Grønne Slagtere)

Song of the Day: ‘Death’ by Made in Heights

Not knowing what to do with myself on a Saturday evening, after having spent the afternoon in bed sick and feeling sorry for myself, I decided to entertain myself with a movie. 701 more words

Drama

Your artwork is terrible and you are an imbecile

Untitled (I will show the world how brilliant I am), 2014, David Shrigley

David Shrigley’s black humour is on display at NGV International until 1 March and I highly recommend the show for those who like a bit of absurdity in art. 55 more words

Art