Archive for April, 2008

Today And Then

Monday, April 28th, 2008

I’ve always thought that history ought to be taught backwards – start with today and then go back.

John Hoyland
John Hoyland: Blood on the canvas, by a modern master

Organic Gran Mix

Sunday, April 27th, 2008



Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008

I don’t believe
in heaven and
I am not
afraid of hell

so what if
I come back
as a cat

Naples, 1906

Monday, April 21st, 2008


Stifter’s Dinge

Sunday, April 20th, 2008

Stifter's Dinge


Monday, April 14th, 2008

© FLORA 2008

It Got Cold

Monday, April 14th, 2008

© FLORA 2008


Monday, April 14th, 2008

Is hypocrisy built into The Guardian’s DNA?

Stephen Glover
The case against “The Guardian”: muddle, exaggeration, hypocrisy


Monday, April 14th, 2008

© Erica Van Horn


Monday, April 14th, 2008

Martin Buster

Not content with holding the title of Britain’s oldest worker, 101-year-old Buster Martin set off from Greenwich Park hoping to become the country’s oldest marathon runner. Mr Martin, a smoker since the age of seven who still turns up three days a week to clean vans in south London, refused to take on any water during the run and instead relied on supporters to provide him with strategically placed pints of bitter.

Jerome Taylor
The 28th London Marathon: It’s that time of Year …