Tag Archives: birds

Messing with letters… Aflabby?…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s migrant waders are: the Oriental Pratincole, the Glossy Ibis, the Black Winged Stilt, the Collared Pratincole, and Temminck’s Stint. (Wader) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here is a simple, but annoying puzzle involving the letter ‘A’. Yes, it does … Continue reading

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Hovering in the thermals…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s wrinkled old black and white snapshot is the one of me and Screaming Jay Hawkins playing a hand or two of whist with a couple of toffs in the Carlton Club in St James’s, London, … Continue reading

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The waiting birds…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s existential angst is centred around the idea of shrubbery. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here is another old black and white picture, a scanned 35mm negative, from my days of old-style film and darkroom photography. It is really nice … Continue reading

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The Madness of Decalcomania…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s dictionary word is ‘churn-owl’ – the night-jar. Oh, they are noisy little buggers those churn-owls! >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> What the hell’s this? Oh, it’s all right, it’s just another of my decalcomania monoprints or ‘monotypes’. You may … Continue reading

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