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Mail Art Postcard No. 4623…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s ancient Egyptian deity, who appears as a hippopotamus, is the goddess Ipet. Her main cult centre is Thebes and her attribute is ‘magical protection’. (Ipet) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Well, it makes me smile, and I stuck the … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4624…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s unusual pencil sharpener is the one shaped like the smell of a freshly opened packet of coffee. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Ah, another of my mail art postcards! Just a simple collage on bright card using clippings from … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4608…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s Raymond Chandler quotation is from The High Window (1943): He looked me over without haste and without much pleasure. He blew smoke delicately and spoke through it with a faint sneer. ‘You’re Marlowe?’ I nodded. … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4503…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s carefully selected adjectives are: garrulous, spadiceous,  interfascicular, knotty, scalene, and fruity. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Ah, creative serendipity! Yes, it’s another of my mail art postcards, a simple collage using cuttings from that awful British TV listings magazine … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4527…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s quotation is from Jean-Paul Sartre’s novel Nausea (1938): I withdraw my hand, I put it in my pocket. But straight away, through the material, I feel the warmth of my thigh. I promptly make my … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4569…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s instruction is to hold a ripe banana in each hand at arm’s length to left and right, look up to the sky but with eyes closed, wiggle your toes in your shoes, and hum the … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4564…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s existential angst is centred around the word ‘preternatural’. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Hello?… Yes?… Oh, right… No, no, I really am sorry Your Majesty… No… I didn’t mean any disrespect, well perhaps just a little bit, and… No, … Continue reading

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