Monthly Archives: July 2011

Look out, more little items…

Excuses for being late. No 57. I’m sorry I’m late, but I had to wait in for the exorcist this morning. Business people often treat their customers, us, the same way that they treat their employees, and their competitors, and … Continue reading

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Snippets from an overheard, and possibly misheard, conversation…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s dictionary word is ‘choliamb’ – a variety of trimeter having a spondee for an iambus as the sixth foot. Well, I’m glad we’ve got that cleared up… (Please feel free to check this definition for … Continue reading

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Philuminy revisited…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s special colours are plummet and catacomb. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Ah, yet another sheet of matchbox labels from my childhood collection. For more information try this earlier blog post on the subject: Well, it looks like I’m a … Continue reading

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A small amusement…

Come on then… Throw me the invisible ball… That’s it… yes really… No, just pretend. I’ll hold the paper bag… Come on throw me the invisible ball, That’s it… Thwack! Very good… Throw me another, I know it’s invisible, don’t … Continue reading

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So, that’s the RA Summer Show then…

But first… Dulltown Europe: Today’s featured dance is the boogaloo. (USA 1966-1969) Why not boogaloo on your way to work this morning? >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I mentioned yesterday my very enjoyable trip to London to meet my friends Eva Mae and Hazel … Continue reading

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More titchy items…

Excuses for being late. No.56. I’m sorry I’m late, but I cut both my thumbs when opening a tin of sardines. One day, when I was a child, I found an old padlock and key. After a period of playing … Continue reading

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On the train…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s weather is small cubes of blueness with just one single lonely drop of rain. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I went to London and back yesterday on the train. The journey was on a premeditated whim… A couple of … Continue reading

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