Monthly Archives: May 2015

Words word words….

It is that time of year when I start to pull together my previous year’s yearbook – this will be the sixth which means that I have been blogging for at least that length of time.  This time I have … Continue reading

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Analogisation

One of the singular joys and frustrations of the English language is that you can make up new words as you go along and no really cares.  This is in stark contrast to French which has the Academie Francaise whose … Continue reading

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Learning to Fly

   

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Feeling your age

One of the things that no one really tells you about aging is that you have to endure the slow destruction of your body in front of your eyes.  Of course many people resort to plastic surgery to try and … Continue reading

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Language

I was listening to a fascinating talk on TED the other day about the development of language and how it became a defining feature of being human.  With language you are able to explain things in an abstract form as … Continue reading

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Blue…Needles Guns and…

I’m going through a blue period at the moment…the interesting thing about these images that I made another drawing which was trying to be too formal and it didn’t work.  These two were drawn freehand and where much more successful…maybe … Continue reading

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LIfe and death

  At the moment we have several known bird’s nests within in the garden at the moment and it a wonder of nature to watch the scramble for life of these creatures.   However, with this gift comes heartache as … Continue reading

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