Tag Archives: River Humber

The PCCP in the City of Culture…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s featured vegetable is the dusty and morose sweet potato slouching against a full carton of milk on the kitchen worktop. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Well dear reader, I hope you are not easily upset by what the TV … Continue reading

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A picture of the wind…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s random dictionary words are: allerion, pennill, swissing, ventose, ianthine, and replevy. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. Extra marks will … Continue reading

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The brooding grass…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s featured fruit is the petulant but glowing red cherry. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here’s another picture from my days of old-style black and white film and stinky darkroom photography. Ouch! Banged my head on the enlarger! It’s all … Continue reading

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Grinning and whinnying and wet…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s existential angst is centred around the dents in the carpet where the piano used to stand. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Horsewash?…’ ‘Yes.’ ‘Is that like hogwash, or balderdash… or Hogwarts?’ ‘No…’ ‘No?… Is it one word or two?…’ … Continue reading

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The Dead Bod on the shed…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s expletive is ‘Sbores!’ – a rather obscure 17th century oath – possible coming from ‘God’s pores’, similar to those better known oaths ‘God’s bones’ and ‘God’s blood’. God’s pores – I wonder if God uses … Continue reading

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Anybody fancy an icecream?

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s smell is that of a lift full of accountants. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here is another picture from a scanned 35mm negative from the days when I used to do traditional film and darkroom photography. This was probably … Continue reading

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A Trawler on the Humber by Roy…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s financial forecast is for the European Investment Bank to be writhing and rolling amongst the cushions on a plump couch watching old scratchy reruns of the Troubled Asset Relief Program. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here is another painting … Continue reading

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