Tag Archives: Edinburgh

On the Other Side of the Castle

Youtz / twilight / twig / antenna On the other side of the castle Argyle House, Edinburgh Oblique rain fall     in the glitch land   (e)scape(s) ≈ Now playing: The Bug vs Earth – ‘Other Side of the World’ from Concrete Desert.

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Spectral Dreams of the City Stones

 A dream in masonry and living rock Robert Louis Stevenson the habit of dreaming and the ability to dream are primordial Fernando Pessoa . adrift casting a line to pull down the stars . . at the threshold of hearing, … Continue reading

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A short history of …

. A short history of breathing ≈ . A short history of writing (scratch wall) ≈ . A short history of building … stone brick mortar (concrete) iron glass plastic … ≈ Now playing: Claire M Singer – Solas

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Slow Time – Assorted Ragpickings and Footfalls

. Conflux of cobbles Walking against Autumn’s wake . ..  . Deep           Time Shore           Line F r e s c o . . a scattering of jewels criss-cross streams of early morning light . . drifting at the edges meaning, … Continue reading

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Good Times = 2016 =

Perhaps just another graffiti strewn doorway but the phrase “Good Times = 2016 =” called out. I doubt that there are many people I know who would readily conflate 2016 and ‘good times’.  So just a throwaway action with a spray can? irony? a small … Continue reading

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No waiting / red rose / rust ladder

. No Waiting Poet . . The little red rose on the blue door has seen better days . . Rust ladder to the half-moon This is not the yellow brick road . Now playing: Chris Abrahams – Fluid to the … Continue reading

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Above the City: Leaving / Returning

a city is more than a place in space, it is a drama in time Patrick Geddes and the resourceful creatures see clearly that we are not really at home in the interpreted world Rainer Maria Rilke – The Duino … Continue reading

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