Tag Archives: Dunfermline

Score of Silence

  score of silence     with grace notes   ≈≈≈ Now playing: Eva-Maria Houben – Piano Music (performed by R. Andrew Lee).

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When a wall whispers: Not I

  When a wall whispers: Not I     Caesura || Sentry     Island   ≈≈≈ Now playing: Morton Feldman (Ensemble Modern) – For Samuel Beckett

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Following Ben Jonson: From Culross to Dunfermline

To begin the journey, we congregate almost four hundred years after Jonson. In front of the Palace walls, a set of variations in muted ochre, the orange pantile roof catches weak strands of sunlight on this September morning … ≈≈≈ Tales for Travellers and Travellers Tales … walking in the footsteps … Continue reading

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Language of Objects I-V

I . I whisper in colours of time and space . II . Don’t you think I feel these scars, the tightening noose of ivy? . III . No sun ever shines here yet my soaked skin feeds green shoots … Continue reading

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The All Seeing Eye

How many time have I walked down Dunfermline High Street and never noticed this all-seeing eye? (Thanks to my daughter for spotting it). It’s located at the top of the current Clydesdale Bank building. Another set of Masonic symbols can be … Continue reading

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Three Colours

Blue Blackbird Raga Sky Transmission ≈ White The blind owl sees no shadows but feels the sun ≈ Red Sounding the sun-bleached colour-field.   A chorus of fire music. ≈ Now playing: Alice Coltrane – Saved from the Fire: The Ashram … Continue reading

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Memories of Water: Glen Bridge Car Park, Dunfermline

. 1772 arriving at a fall it becomes useful in turning five mills . Thomas Pennant,  A Tour in Scotland and Voyage to the Hebrides, 1772, Volume 2 (London: B.White, 1776). Now playing: This Heat – ‘A New Kind of Water’ … Continue reading

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