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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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Plastic Baubles

Ahab’s plastic baubles scattered in the void bellies full but starving no need for The Pequod ≈≈≈ Philip Hoare. “Whales are starving – their stomachs full of our plastic waste” The Guardian, 30th March 2016. Now playing: John Cage – Litany … 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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Coastal (Being and) Time

” ‘Nature’ is not to be understood as that which is just present-at-hand …” Martin Heidegger It is difficult to convey a sense of scale. Perched on the edge of a collapsed harbour wall, the vestiges break from the blue … 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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worlds within worlds

. worlds within worlds worlds within worlds worlds within worlds worlds within worlds worlds within worlds worlds within worlds worlds within worlds worlds within worlds worlds within worlds worlds within worlds worlds within worlds worlds within worlds     from … Continue reading

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the last sound of an echo

. . t h e    l a s t    s o u n d    o f    a n    e c h o . t h e    l a s t    s o u … Continue reading

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