Category Archives: dreaming

Choosing a name for the band…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s carefully selected adjectives are: rumbling, brattling, Priapic, triarch, knurled, Peloponnesian, heteromorphic, and boggy. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Hm, suppose, I was, forming a band…’ ‘Oh yes?…’ ‘Yes…’ ‘Have you been in bands before?’ ‘Me? Of course I have!’ … Continue reading

Posted in adjectives, brain, celebrities, conversation, cool, drama, dreaming, Dulltown, guitars, history, humour, information, irony, music, style, thinking, Uncategorized, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Just a few shortish items…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s heraldic term is Knight Banneret. A high ranking knight in command of a body of men; a square or oblong banner denoting his presence on the field. (KB) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No. 403. … Continue reading

Posted in brain, cafe, composition, conversation, cool, dreaming, Dulltown, existentialism, finance, heraldry, history, humour, information, money, music, observations, overheard, people, serendipity, style, surrealism, words, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Some song lyrics misheard over the cafe hubbub…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s dictionary words are: ajowan, stakhanovite, wawl, himation, pennal, and disyoke. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. Should the professor bring … Continue reading

Posted in abstract, art, brain, cafe, composition, cool, dreaming, existentialism, humour, information, misheard, music, poetry, puzzle, serendipity, sex, smiling, style, surrealism, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Just one or two short but pithy items…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: today’s lost plectrum is the one eventually found in a discarded matchbox on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No. 402. I’m sorry I’m late, but I got carried away burning my … Continue reading

Posted in brain, conversation, dreaming, Dulltown, existentialism, Grumpiness, guitars, Hull.UK., humour, information, instruction, music, observations, overheard, people, politics, puzzle, reading, science, seeing, serendipity, style, surrealism, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Some snatches of overheard and misheard cafe conversation…

But first… Dulltown UK/Europe: Today’s giraffe is the one washing his upstairs windows without a ladder. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘She’s merchandising all around her now…’ ‘Similarly Alice, there were eight simple Y-calls.’ ‘What? She moved to High Wycombe?’ ‘Five days a week … Continue reading

Posted in abstract, animals, brain, conversation, drama, dreaming, Dulltown, existentialism, finance, Hull.UK., humour, information, misheard, overheard, people, poetry, serendipity, smiling, surrealism, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Mail art postcard. No. 4706…

But first… Dulltown UK/Europe: Today’s rather nice fish names are: the Australian prowfish, the crapple, the green spotted puffer, the noodlefish, the peppered corydoras, and of course the redhorse sucker. If you had to take one of these fish into … Continue reading

Posted in advertising, art, brain, cafe, celebrities, composition, cool, creation, design, drama, dreaming, Dulltown, existentialism, humour, information, Mail Art, people, postcards, puzzle, serendipity, smiling, surrealism, sweating, TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

It’s a tree shadow…

But first… Dulltown UK/Europe: Today’s carefully chosen colours are: omelette orange, sausage sienna, egg white, banana beige, pikelet pink, mutton maroon, jelly jade, and the colour of that funny stain that appeared over the weekend on the gnome in the … Continue reading

Posted in academia, art, brain, colours, composition, cool, creation, dreaming, Dulltown, humour, information, money, photography, seeing, serendipity, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment