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“I am frightened at seeing all the footprints
directed towards thy den, and none returning.”


~ Horace ~


Digitally enhanced image created from an original photograph of dinosaur footprints taken in the… 14 more words


If You Build It, They Will Come

Our daughter played in a symphonic concert tonight. She’s almost 14 and is very active in several orchestras at the moment. The symphonic group she played in tonight celebrated their 50th anniversary this year.   227 more words

Personal Success

Dear Posterity

Comfort me by a solemn Assurance, that when the little Parlour in which I sit at this Instant, shall be reduced to a worse furnished Box, I shall be read, with Honour, by those who never knew nor saw me, and whom I shall neither know nor see.

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Last Menses Of Monsoon

Never sweet before, lingered petrichor
Like a parting gift, of last blood-bath
Betwixt her haunches, fests galore
Won’t last yonder, this aftermath!

Where sprouted seed, of blood orchid… 81 more words


Jerry Irwin, on to his next adventure 

A few weeks ago I visited a dear friend and photography colleague, Jerry Irwin, who was placed in hospice care. He tasked me with a great project, to gather his slides and do a few things for him with them. 831 more words


Posterity has done nothing for us: Could they at least appreciate what they got?

What posterity has done for us

Sir Boyle Roche famously said, “Why we should put ourselves out of our way to do anything for posterity, for what has posterity ever done for us?” 221 more words