Saturday, June 29, 2019

Writing Up a Storm

John Martin The Great Day of His Wrath (circa 1851)
(wiki commons)

Me:  What are you going to work on today?
Callum:  Don't know, but I'm going to write up a storm.
Me:  You really could, you know, with your world.*  Gotta be some great storms in your world.
Callum:  Hmmm ...
Me:  Hmmm ...

Not sure what he's writing downstairs, but up here I've maybe found the ending of my current novel.  Writing up a storm.  Channelling my inner John Martin.

John Martin The Evening of the Deluge (1828)
(wiki commons)

(in which the laws of physics are in flux)

Sunday, June 23, 2019

Ah, London

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Journalism from a More Leisurely Time

This month on The History Girls I blogged about small town journalism in Ontario in the 1890s.  Have a look here and you won't even need to take off your glasses!

And here's a photograph from about the same time of Eric Satie wearing glasses and looking surprised, just because I like it:

Friday, June 14, 2019

Indonesia 6

Banana, bamboo and miscellaneous bark:

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Indonesia 5

Shadows and statues (Nyoman Nuarta Sculpture Park and Gallery), Bandung, Java:

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Indonesia 4

Details of statues by Nyoman Nuarta, Bandung, Java:

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Indonesia 3

Statues by Nyoman Nuarta, Sculpture Park and Gallery, Bandung, Java:

Monday, June 10, 2019

Indonesia 2

Shadows and reflections:

Sunday, June 09, 2019

Indonesia 1

Sukuh and Cetho Temples, near Solo, Java: