Tag Archives: madness

Just a few short but pithy items…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s carefully selected fish names are: the Hamlet, the jackfish, the old world knifefish, the mooneye, the rock beauty, and the prickly shark. Well, I mean, sharks are pretty scary, but a prickly one! Goodness me!… … Continue reading

Posted in abstract, art, brain, conversation, cool, drama, dreaming, Dulltown, existentialism, expletives, Hull.UK., humour, information, instruction, learning, observations, overheard, people, poetry, serendipity, spam, surrealism, words, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Mail art postcard. No. 4725…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s octopus is the one with five feather dusters quickly sprucing up his living room ready for his guests arriving. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Another of my mail art postcards, a simple collage on bright card using clippings from … Continue reading

Posted in animals, art, creation, history, humour, information, irony, Mail Art, observations, postcards, seeing, serendipity, style, surrealism, TV, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

We do like art to progress…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s carefully selected adjectives are: curly, wartless, opinable, imponent, ceruminous, preterhuman, and soapy. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘I’ve just realised that what people like in art, is movement.’ ‘What? Like kinetic sculpture, mobiles, and things that creep about the … Continue reading

Posted in abstract, adjectives, art, brain, celebrities, conversation, creation, drama, history, humour, information, learning, mind, science, sculpture, seeing, style, thinking, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Mummy, can I have some more spam please?…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s unusual pencil sharpener is the one shaped like the first sigh upon waking on an overcast Monday morning. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I usually get a couple of items of spam landing flapping like freshly caught fish in … Continue reading

Posted in abstract, advertising, brain, composition, food, humour, information, instruction, learning, poetry, reading, serendipity, smiling, spam, style, surrealism, words, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Just a few short, but pithy items…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s carefully selected fish names are: the deepwater flathead, the grunt sculpin, the luderick, the baikal oilfish, the betta, and the bigscale pomfret. Just going by the name, which of these fish would you choose to … Continue reading

Posted in abstract, adjectives, brain, composition, conversation, cool, dreaming, Dulltown, existentialism, finance, Hull.UK., humour, information, instruction, magic, music, reading, religion, serendipity, style, surrealism, words, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

This is not art. No. 38…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s octopus is the one in his kitchen washing, drying, and putting away crockery and utensils all at the same time. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here’s a photo I took only an hour ago. I had to nip out … Continue reading

Posted in academia, art, brain, colours, composition, cool, creation, dreaming, Dulltown, Hull.UK., humour, information, observations, photography, puzzle, seeing, serendipity, surrealism, thinking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Some song lyrics misheard over the cafe hubbub…

But first… Dulltown UK/Europe: Today’s dictionary words are: wappenshaw, zebu, noisette, excide, knout, avouterer, and insufflate. 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

Posted in abstract, academia, brain, cool, humour, misheard, music, poetry, serendipity, sex, smiling, style, surrealism, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments