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Hidden Alcoves

The sound of rustling trees stir

Away the dregs of sleep.

I kick free of sheets and quilt,

Tuck glasses over nose and behind ears. 107 more words


Hidden beauty of Alcoves

Creating a space within a space with Alcoves. In this blog we would demonstrate how Alcoves can add Architectural detail, storage, seating and a well defined space. 122 more words

Amazing Architectural Designs

Wind Carvings

The sastrugi photo in my “Antarctica” post inspired me to search for other landforms shaped by the wind. Wind erosion, wind transport, and wind deposition are called Aeolian processes, and the landforms created by these processes are called Aeolian features. 521 more words


Tego Texi Tectum

This blog originally appeared on the Gladstone’s Library website. 

Playing hide and seek in a big old place like Gladstone’s Library is a joy and a privilege. 661 more words

Gladstone's Library

These Alcoves Are Not Just Any Old Nooks And Crannies...

Continuing my posts from Canterbury Cathedral as per my recent posts as I detail our last summer’s visit to Canterbury  in Kent, England.

Various notable people are buried in the Cathedral and many of their tombs are located in alcoves around the walls. 192 more words


Custom made floating shelves

Hello Everyone,

Hope you are staying out of the rain today. It’s one of these days that I feel like curling up on the sofa with a hot cup of tea and a book…Plus, I can admire our newly installed… 81 more words

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