Tag Archives: Jean Paul Sartre

A rather boring item about a pen, (with photos!)…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s elephant in the room is the one trying to use one of the host’s billiard cues as a back scratcher. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> As you may know dear reader, I usually write all this blogging stuff in … 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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Some smallish items…

But First… Dulltown, UK: Today’s Jean-Paul Sartre quotation is from Nausea (1938): Over New York the sky is burning, the blue of the sky has caught fire, huge yellow flames are licking the roofs; the Brooklyn children are going to … Continue reading

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A measurement of existence…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s financial forecast is for bankers to begin to show compassion for poor people and to stop being greedy and competitive amongst themselves… No, no, I’m only kidding!… Carry on as normal fellas!… >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> In my … Continue reading

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Doom waiting…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s C17th English expletive is ‘Cud’s bobs!’ – an interesting corruption of the old favourite, ‘God’s body’. Why not bring it back into use today dear reader? ‘How dare you chuck your dirty fish and chips … Continue reading

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Just some titchy items…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s snapshot is the one of me having a coffee and a cigarette with Jean-Paul Sartre. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. 216. I’m sorry I’m late, but I was busy¬†perfecting my anti-gravity shoes. A single overheard … Continue reading

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Stella and the big ball…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s instruction is to raise the saddle an inch or two and go out on it wearing a blindfold. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Ball’ Charcoal and pencil on paper, about 28″ x 20″. 1997. ‘I suppose it’s the elephant … Continue reading

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