I think these might be rivulets…

But first…
Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s carefully selected colours are: gregarious green, pompous purple, aristocratic azure, blameless blue, grovelling grey, yawning yellow, preoccupied pink and bad-bugger brown.

A pretty mundane photograph I think…
Is there anything in it for you, dear reader? Are you fond of rivulets? I am, I think rivulets are great, especially when they reflect a bit of light coming from the windows in the station roof above.
Did I just say ‘station’?
Yes, this picture was taken… er, excuse me, this image was captured, whilst wandering up and down killing twenty minutes on one of the platforms at Huddersfield Railway Station – I and a friend were changing trains there on our way to Liverpool to see that lovely Fernand Léger exhibition in the Tate Gallery there a few months ago.
Funny word ‘rivulet’, it sounds like it could be a small river, a riverette perhaps? These ones are wiggling nicely aren’t they? I think I can see a couple animals in their shapes – look, I think that might be a snooty poodle, or is it a cheeky Jack Russell jumping up for a biscuit?…
I wonder where that water, those stretched out meandering puddles, came from – I don’t think I recall it being a particularly wet day… I hope it is just water, and not something, er, unpleasant…

About Dave Whatt

Grumpy old surrealist artist, musician, postcard maker, bluesman, theatre set designer, and debonair man-about-town. My favourite tools are the plectrum and the pencil...
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7 Responses to I think these might be rivulets…

  1. ktz2 says:

    First impression – a suggestion of seahorses

  2. memadtwo says:

    Rivulet is just a great word.

  3. Sharon Mann says:

    I’d like to add some watercolor to those rivulets.

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