Category Archives: mind

Mail Art Postcard No. 4627…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s Raymond Chandler quotation is from his 1943 novel The High Window: His cheeks were shiny and his short sharp nose looked as if it had hung over a lot of quick ones in its time. … Continue reading

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The Dream Drawing (Part Three)…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s elephant in the room is the one ignoring all the guests and listening to Barry Manilow albums on his headphones. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Well, there wasn’t supposed to be a ‘part three’ to go with the other … Continue reading

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Messing with letters… warticle?…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s unusual pencil sharpener is the one shaped like the smell of coffee beans roasting very early on a wet and cold Tuesday morning. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here is a simple, but annoying puzzle involving the letter ‘W’. … Continue reading

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The Dream Drawing (Part Two)…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s colours are: grey, medium grey, light grey, pale grey, dark grey and dirty white. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> So then, Part Two: Part One of this was yesterday’s post – click. Yes dear reader, I did manage to … Continue reading

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The Dream Drawing (Part One)…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s colours are: Rubicon red, vilification violet, black bear black, pork pink, crackpot cream and buffoon beige. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> It was one of those early morning dreams. ‘Was it an anxiety dream Dave?’ No, not really, but … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4560…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s random dictionary words are: moggan, sestina, trilemma, muraena, forfex and tonant. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. The professor will … Continue reading

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Caffeine fuelled horror in the supermarket…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s mild Victorian expletive is By Jabers! I suppose the ‘J’ gives away what is really meant here, it is of course a rather weak replacement for By Jesus! I always think that it is the … Continue reading

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