I was driving to work one morning this this week, fighting my way through rain, traffic, potholes, broken traffic lights and taxi drivers while listening to the ever more depressing Zupta-gate news and I could literally feel my mood getting blacker and blacker. I really like being relatively well informed and knowing what’s going on… Read More The Art of Asking – an audio-book review of sorts
My first work week of 2016 is done. Another festive season done and it’s time to pack away the tree and it’s tinsel. Smokey the cat will miss the baubles to play with! So I guess it’s time to think about what I want from 2016, right? As I said here, I am not big on serious resolutions, but… Read More Hello 2016!
“Originality is the art of concealing your sources” ~Benjamin Franklin Last night I introduced my husband, via the wonders of YouTube, to an singer he was unfamiliar with. His comment was that he liked her general sound but she was not particularly original. I got to thinking then… Is anything ever original? And should we… Read More 24/31 Is there anything new under the sun?
I am not particularly inspired to blog anything tonight so I am posting a pic instead. This was one of the first paintings I ever did on my own after the required school projects. I painted it on an old bed sheet primed with PVA. The sheet has an odd story attached to it… our… Read More