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Why I like J.G Ballard.

‘Vaughan died yesterday in his last car crash.’ This, the first line of Crash, was my rude awakening to the world of J.G Ballard. An obsession with Joy Division had led me to pick up  741 more words

A Stray Ballardian Neurone

There’s probably no better start to a book than line one, page one of ‘High Rise’ by JG Ballard. The trash infested tower block was the hell that was replicated in ‘Kingdom Come’ and ‘Cocaine Nights.’ The most disturbing part of all three books was the central (male) protagonist chose to stay in hell, the place where ‘madness is the only freedom left.’ 147 more words

Mary Anne Ballard of Chicklade

Mary Anne was one of Ari’s 5x great-grandmothers, the mother of Henry Penny. She was born in 1804 in Chicklade, Wiltshire, the daughter of Benjamin Ballard and Elizabeth, and baptised on 12 August. 123 more words

Bleached Tones and Bright Lights

“A sense of the uncanny also appears in the voyeuristic angles and subtle compositional discord. An eeriness therefore lingers in the atmosphere of the exhibition, with its associations with JG Ballard, David Lynch, surveillance, and even Lana Del Rey. 262 more words


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Crunch of ice, muddied by passing cars
Cats step careful, marking a passage
With four corner paw.
Sparrows scratch a line grown long
Black speckled seed spread by a blue… 77 more words