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Art in odd places

I’ve got a lot of art at home. Some on the walls in the house, and a lot in my studio space upstairs. At least 95% of it is my own work, possibly more. 444 more words


I think I am catching up with myself. It takes some effort, especially yesterday (Saturday) and today. Friday was a good working day too and after all this effort I am almost done. 194 more words

Net Cages

Color Glass Up Close

Photographs of a small marble sitting on a glass base.  It was shot with a Canon DSLR EOS Rebel T2i and a Canon Macro Lens EF-S 60mm f/2.8 USM, and a Manfrotto desktop tripod. 18 more words


Financial Times: Ο Λόρδος Μπάιρον είχε δίκιο -Τα γλυπτά του Παρθενώνα ανήκουν στην Αθήνα

«Είναι απολύτως προφανές ότι ο Λόρδος Μπάιρον είχε δίκιο και ότι τα γλυπτά του Παρθενώνα ανήκουν στην Αθήνα, ανεξάρτητα από τη συμφωνία που έκανε ο Λόρδος Έλγιν με τις τότε οθωμανικές αρχές στην Ελλάδα».



You know Scrouch the Scrounger. The ruffian-homeless that lives in Scrap Alley? You’ll never believe what he told me yesterday while we were swimming in the sea. 631 more words

Was it bonce or nonce?

It was our Saxish group meeting today, the group has been renamed something along the lines of ‘the origins of English’ but the title is somewhat of a variable. 773 more words


How will you be remembered?

Tomorrow is our dear daughter Angie’s birthday. Next Tuesday is my dear wife Terry’s birthday. That very same date (but not the same year) is my dear Mother Elda’s 102nd birthday. 895 more words