Category Archives: postcards

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4555…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s interesting china teapot is the one shaped like the stern look of a High Court judge. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Whoa!… Sorry, I’m always starting things off with a ‘whoa!’… I must try to think of another expletive … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard. No. 4578…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s heraldic term is point – the base of a shield cut off by a horizontal line. I had my coat of arms done with a point, but I got fed up with it and had … Continue reading

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A few more shortish items…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s quotation is from The Reunion, a short story from 1932 by Vladimir Nabokov: (VN) “I was living in Prague at the time,” said Lev. “I see,” said Serafim. Silence. They both watched the teapot, as … Continue reading

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Mail Art postcard No. 4613…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s big round orange pumpkin is… just a pumpkin… >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Are you in the mood for one of my mad postcards? I’m definitely in the mood for showing you one… It’s another simple collage on bright … Continue reading

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An arty day out – part two…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s dictionary words are: interpilaster, interosseous, internecine, interrex, interlard, intercolline, and cladode. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. Should the professor … Continue reading

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So Dave, how does it make you feel?…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s carefully selected adjectives are: geoponic, georgic, geoidal, gibbous, gimmalled, geophagous and sponsible. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘So, Dave, how does it make you feel?…’ ‘Well, I’m not sure… a little bit depressed I suppose…’ ‘Really?…’ ‘Hm…’ Well, you … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard. No. 4587…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s expletive, is from Bob Acres, a character in Sheridan’s 1775 play The Rivals – after a musical evening he says, ‘Odds minims and crotchets! How she did chirrup!’ (From Bozzimacoo: Origins & Meanings of Oaths … Continue reading

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