Still Life No Longer

Today I decided to enlist some help, so as to make the challenge a little more exciting: I presented my significant other with a selection of postcards and I asked him to choose one for me. Negotiating his way through various skull-featuring pictures (you'll see!), he finally settled on a reproduction of┬áthe painting┬áThe Poulterer's Shop …

Some for the City

Well, it's late again, but better late than never. It's day 24 of NaPoWriMo and I've just reached the end of one notebook. I'm feeling slightly proud of myself.The CityFaintly, the smell of self-deceptionSeeping through, and the subwayTunnels invite us in to partakeFrom the sacrament of the city.Lighted candles lead the way forThe rats when …

Unhappy

Okay, I'm afraid this is going to be one hell of a short update, in which I am going to vent my anger. First of all, I have been pretty "loyal" to LJ throughout my "online life". My first ever blog was on LJ and I've spent many a day browsing fascinating, useful and educative …

Of Old Filmings

I've stumbled upon a nifty little website via La Carmina's blog. It is, actually, an online vid archive storing 20th century films and it's quite fascinating to observe the old news filming styles. But it's even more interesting when you find vids about your own country. Both instructive and entertaining, I should say. Some of …