Category Archives: Happenstance

The Desire Line of Water

. from source to sea: the desire line of water rarely follows a straight path . . Flux -> Flow -> Gravity -> Time: all combine with light, to reveal the sounds and colours of falling water . . All of the utterances. From … Continue reading

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Following the Falling Water

  .   .             ≈≈≈   . . ≈≈≈ .   ≈≈≈       Images taken from a short walk on the Water of Leith, between the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art … Continue reading

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10 x Time Placed Sketches

I . Under a silent sky the breathing forest. Walk in . Devilla Forest, Fife. . II . Another shadow of time passes. Seasons come seasons go. . . Tuilyies standing stones (Bronze Age). Near Torryburn, Fife. . III . … Continue reading

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At the highest point

kaah………….k aah..  k    a    a   h ..kaah   ..  .kaah … k    a    a    h ….kaah….k….kaah ≈≈≈ at the highest point, a building? a parliament? a clamour of rooks?   . Coryphaeus, chorus, and huddled conversations . … Continue reading

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Frozen Motion: Topographies of Ice

           ≈ Now playing: Thomas Köner – ‘Meta Incognita’ from Permafrost.

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Last Light

. Conducting the last light of 2014 ≈ Now playing: Keiji Haino/Jim O’Rourke/Oren Ambarchi – ‘A New Radiance Springing Forth From Inside The Light’ from Now While It’s Still Warm Let Us Pour In All The Mystery.

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Crows, Crowns and a Curious Landscape

Like animated clods of black earth suspended in the branches. A murder of crows. We can feel their collective beady gaze following us as we walk down the single-track road that leads into the hamlet of Pattiesmuir.  A fluttering of … Continue reading

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