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Sonic mulchings 2010

If I had fiction fatigue this year, (see book mulchings) I also suffered from melody fatigue. My favourite new CDs featured kinds of rap; there was also a bunch of old stuff which is definitionally classic. And there’s all the other sonic offerings too, given away free, made by people who love to do it. […]


Within the Hollow Crown (winter thoughts)

A steel point and rivulets of black: I took sticky pleasure yesterday in making a series of small ink drawings. They were made without thought; or more exactly, the thoughts were so slow to arrive it was a day before they revealed their shapes. One of them (above) acknowledged the Queen’s birthday weekend. The text […]