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Not 'off the peg', not 100% straight, but full of soul

The groove which formed a spline joint with a neighbouring board is on show and hints at this materials’ previous life.  I also kept a brass fixing and all the marks and dints that were determined enough to stay. 58 more words



All the way a Charles Bukowski Poem

Directed, filmed and edited by Willem Martinot
Based on “roll the dice” by Charles Bukowski
Voice: Tom O’Bedlam



The Waters of Words
Poem by Jessica Grant

He’s the one who sailed
off the broken page,
letters spewed across the surface,
adding up to his old age. 220 more words


Oak Leaf Sketch

I almost missed doing today’s (yesterday’s by the time I post this) sketch!  But here it is, better late than never I hope.

Daily Sketch

More autumn tree herb lore...

So I was at the kitchen sink today, doing the dishes, and I happened to glance at our little seedling oak tree.  We have been given one to grow, and it’s leaves are just changing at the moment and it is rather pretty.   314 more words

Herbal Remedies