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This is not art. No. 48…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s carefully selected adjectives are: glutinous, abaxial, avital, majuscular, thelytokous, nonillionth, and clammy. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> As we in the West read, and concomitantly absorb our view of the world from the left to the right, we must … Continue reading

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Back to the window of the closed down shop…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s elephant in the room is the one using her trunk to poke and fiddle with the host’s giant Swiss cheese plant. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Some time ago dear reader, I shared with you a strange photograph of … Continue reading

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Strangeness and serendipity in the town centre…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s made up word is, cremolstice. (Your search did not match any documents.) If this were a real word, what do you think it might mean? >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here’s a picture I took in the centre of … Continue reading

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This is not art No. 41…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s octopus is the one talking on eight phones at once. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> This fine painting is unfortunately not signed; it is approximately 1.6 metres by 1.2 metres in size. It is uncertain whether the main vertically … Continue reading

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Some more back-of-bus-seat art…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s instruction is to snip off the outer packaging, roll it up into hand-sized balls and toss them out of the window; slit the thin black rubber membrane down the middle with a sharp craft knife … Continue reading

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Running from the mannequins…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s existential angst is centred around the sound of the word ‘teleology’. I dare you to look it up – that sort of thing makes me shudder! >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here’s a photo from about a year ago. … Continue reading

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Shall I call this one ‘White Yellow Blue’?…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s unusual pencil sharpener is the one shaped like a gust of wind. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Oh, but Dave!…’ ‘What?…’ ‘Don’t you know that Flickr, that popular photo sharing site, is packed full of photos of the backs … Continue reading

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Crush and Big Ben…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s colors are: red, white, blue, red, white, blue, red, white, blue, brown. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I had a postal communication from Veronica Crush (writer from the glory days of the Hull Surrealist League, now living in New … Continue reading

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Think I’ll call it ‘Blue, Red, Green’…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s existential angst is centred around the idea of wasps. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here’s another of my pictures from last year, was it September, or perhaps October, not that that matters I suppose? Yes, you are right dear … Continue reading

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Scrolls, palimpsests, and toffees…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s colours are: red, white, blue, red, white, blue, red, white, blue, red, white, blue, brown. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Brownlow!… Brownlow!…’ ‘Hello?…’ ‘Brownlow! Is that you?…’ ‘I’m here Professor… in the files cupboard.’ ‘In God’s name man! What … Continue reading

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Oh, the hair and the colours!…

But First… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s marvellous word is ‘spurious’. Please take the time to slip it into your conversation today, for example try something like, ‘Oh dear I’ve found a spurious latent anomaly in my quantum time shift parameters’. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> … Continue reading

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