Just Keep On Passing Time

Just keep on passing time Just keep on passing, time Time, you keep on passing Living in the present Unimaginably far from my youth Where is my flying car? My meal-in-a-pill? My honeymoon on Mars? (My wedding night, for that matter?) In the unlikely event I live to be 94 I can consider myself to […]

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Bretagne 5, 1593 kHz

I’ve always been a radio nerd since I was a kid, tuning around on my Binatone radio cassette player, and it’s a considerable pleasure of my new car that it’s complicated entertainment system still has Medium and Long Wave radio (AM in other parts of the world). Whilst many of the continental stations on these […]

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Longing for Belonging

Walking in our forties, with more than 40 years of things to share If you and I want to share anything at all with each other And can stand to hear about what we did before we knew each other No one quite sounds like longing to me Like Debbie Harry singing Union City Blue […]

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Mugged in Barcelona

I mentioned in a post about the Vivitar Ultra Wide and Slim┬ácamera that one of them got stolen from me when I went to Barcelona. I reflected on that experience in the latest episode of Photo Chat Vlog. The photos mean less in this one, though they’re all taken in Barcelona. It’s the story of […]

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22nd July 2018

Suddenly it came to me I have lived my life like a country after a war Barbed wire and border guards all around Protecting me from an ending that no one understood Stopping anyone from making a claim on my territory Whilst I moved on and rebuilt No more war, but heavily fortified A cold […]

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Slow photography

I was reading up recently about slow food, and how it’s an alternative to fast food. As Wikipedia says “At its heart is the aim to promote local foods and traditional gastronomy and food production. Conversely this means an opposition to fast food, industrial food production and globalisation“. I recently reflected on my most popular […]

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